Changing Concepts of Retirement

Changing Concepts of Retirement

by Joanna Walker
     
 

ISBN-10: 1857422597

ISBN-13: 9781857422597

Pub. Date: 07/28/1996

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781857422597
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
07/28/1996
Series:
Studies in Educational Gerontology, #3
Pages:
159
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

Figures and tables
Contributors
Series editors' preface
Editor's preface
Acknowledgements
1Concepts of retirement in historical perspective3
2Models of retirement and educational practice23
3Educational gerontology: the study of retirement and education39
4Older adults and learning: an overview47
5Adapting and surviving: some implications for pre-retirement education61
6Managing change in mid and later life71
7Development and personal growth: a personal reflection85
8The ageing self95
9Being and learning in the late twentieth century101
10Disadvantage in later life: information and educational needs109
11Education for an ageing society119
12Public education and social advocacy131
Bibliography143
Index153

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