Toward Post Ageing: Technology in an Ageing Society

Toward Post Ageing: Technology in an Ageing Society

by Katarina Friberg Felsted, Scott D. Wright

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783319357256
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 08/23/2016
Series: Healthy Ageing and Longevity , #1
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2014
Pages: 157
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.01(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Part I Transcending Disciplinary and Paradigmatic Tensions in Gerontology

1 The Use of Inflection Points

2 The Definition and Delineation of Each Inflection Point

Part II Toward Post Ageing: Critical Examination and Provisional Typology for Understanding the Varied Roles of Technology in an Ageing Society

3Post Ageing

4 Moderate Versions of the Inflection Point and Positive Derivative

5Transition Publications from the Moderate Version of the Inflection Point (and positive derivative) to the Radical Version

6 Radical Versions of the Inflection Point

7 Viable Criticisms for the Radical Version of Post Ageing

Part III The Next Inflection Point

8 The Promise and Challenges of Post Ageing

9 Longevity

10 Technology

11 Philosophical Antecedents for Post Ageing

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