Ageing Resource Communities: New frontiers of rural by Mark Skinner,Neil Hanlon

By Mark Skinner,Neil Hanlon

Throughout the world’s hinterland areas, everyone is ageing in resource-dependent groups that have been neither initially designed nor shortly built to help an growing older inhabitants. This publication presents innovative theoretical and empirical insights into the recent phenomenon source frontier getting older, to appreciate the various reports of and responses to rural inhabitants getting older within the early 21st century. The e-book explores the source hinterland as a brand new frontier of rural getting old and examines 3 vital topics of rural inhabitants swap, neighborhood improvement and voluntarism that represent growing old source groups. by means of investigating the hyperlinks between those 3 topics, the ebook offers the conceptual and empirical foundations for the long run schedule of rural getting older learn. This well timed contribution comprises 15 unique chapters by means of top foreign specialists from Australia, New Zealand, united states, Canada, united kingdom, eire and Norway.

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