Ageing Societies: A Comparative Introduction (Hardcover)

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Provides an intelligent introduction to the central social, economic and political aspects and impacts of ageing. This book describes the process of population ageing, using comparative international data such as rising old-age dependency ratios and falling youth dependency ratios, changes in fertility, mortality and morbidity rates, and others.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780335222704
ISBN-10: 0335222706
Publisher: Open University Press
Publication Date: April 1st, 2008
Pages: 205
Language: English