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By Susan Pickard

"With nice rigour, but an enviable lightness of contact, Susan Pickard has written an interesting and available e-book that scholars will love."

- Rosaline Gill, urban college London

"A scholarly journey de strength that brings into concentration a number of the disciplines, histories, literatures and knowledges that experience reworked us into sleek topics of age."

- Stephen Katz, Trent University

Age Studies takes an invigorating method of the study of age and ageing in modern society. Encompassing growing older through the existence direction, taking in early life, youth, mid-life and older age, and located explicitly inside of a sociological disciplinary framework, Age Studies:

  • Explores present social technological know-how debates at the examine of getting older linking those to center sociological concepts.
  • Links concept and alertness, utilizing various examples and overseas case studies
  • Includes bankruptcy summaries, extra studying and guided questions. 

A thought-provoking better half to complicated undergraduates and postgraduate pupil learning getting old, older humans, social gerontology and similar courses.

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