Politics of Old Age in Europe / Edition 1

Politics of Old Age in Europe / Edition 1

by Jane Alan Walker, Alan Walker, Gerhard Naegele
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0335200087

ISBN-13: 9780335200085

Pub. Date: 01/01/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Inc.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780335200085
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Series:
Rethinking Aging Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.85(d)

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Table of Contents

Notes on contributorsvii
Prefaceix
1Introduction1
Part 1European overview
2Political participation and representation of older people in Europe7
3The legal structures of representation25
4Political organization and participation of older people: traditions and changes in five European countries42
Part 2National case studies
5The politics of old age in Austria65
6The politics of old age in France83
7The politics of old age in Germany93
8The politics of old age in Italy110
9The politics of old age in the Netherlands123
10The politics of old age in Sweden135
11The politics of old age in the UK152
12The politics of old age in Hungary168
13The politics of old age in the United States178
14Conclusion197
References210
Index225

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