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Title Ageing and long-term care : national policies in the Asia-Pacific / edited by David R. Phillips & Alfred C.M. Chan
Published Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies ; Ottawa, Canada : International Development Research Centre, [2002]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Social issues in Southeast Asia
Social issues in Southeast Asia.
Contents National policies on ageing and long-term care in the Asia-Pacific / David R. Phillips & Alfred C.M. Chan -- Policies on ageing and long-term care in Hong Kong / Alfred C.M. Chan & David R. Phillips -- National policies on ageing in Korea / Sung-Jae Choi --Ageing in Malaysia / Ong Fon Sim -- National policies on ageing and long-term care in Singapore / Kalyani K. Mehta -- National policies on ageing and long-term care provision for older persons in Thailand / Sutthichai Jitapunkul, Napaporn Chayovan & Jiraporn Kespichayawattana
Summary "The case studies in this book focus on the emergence, extent and nature of national policies on ageing and associated strategies to address long-term care needs. Key opportunities for and constraints on policy are identified in this first round of regional studies, written by prominent researchers in Hong Kong, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand, who are partners in the Ageing Research Network of the Asian Development Research Forum."--Provided by publisher
Notes "Published in cooperation with the Asian Development Research Forum and the Thailand Research Fund, Thailand."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-232) and index
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Subject Older people -- Care -- Pacific Area.
Older people -- Government policy -- Pacific Area.
Older people -- Pacific Area.
Older people -- Asia.
Aging -- Government policy -- Asia.
Older people -- Care -- Asia.
Form Electronic book
Author Phillips, David R.
Chan, Alfred C. M.
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies.
International Development Research Centre (Canada)
LC no. 2002455791
ISBN 9781552500057
Other Titles Aging and long-term care, national policies in the Asia-Pacific
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