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Author Gilleard, C. J.

Title Contexts of ageing : class, cohort and community / Chris Gilleard and Paul Higgs
Published Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity, 2005


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 MELB  305.26 Gil/Coa  AVAILABLE
 W'PONDS  305.26 Gil/Coa  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 206 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Class, modernity and the lifecourse -- The nature of class in later life -- Cohort and generation and the study of social change -- Later life and the two generational fields of modernity -- Community and the nature of belonging -- Community in later life -- Fog-lamps and Leitmotifs
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [175]-196) and index
Subject Aging -- Social aspects.
Social classes.
Older people -- Social conditions.
Older people -- Government policy.
Author Higgs, Paul.
ISBN 0745629504