The aging of Western societies has provoked large sociological debate, surrounding either the position of the country and even if it may well have enough money the price of an growing older inhabitants, and the function of the kinfolk, in particular ladies, in aiding older humans.
In this significant booklet, the authors research how adjustments, comparable to cuts in welfare provision, migration, urbanization and individualisation effect intergenerational relatives. the gathering addresses theoretical and coverage matters connecting age and iteration with the family members and social coverage, and focuses either on cross-cultural comparability inside societies and research in line with more than a few societies.
This edited assortment brings jointly quite a number top researchers and theorists from throughout Europe to enhance a sociological realizing of generational family members, by way of the country and the kin and the way they're interlinked. It could be of curiosity to lecturers and researchers in sociology, social coverage and getting old, and to coverage makers keen on the results of demographic and coverage changes.
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