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    Ageing and development

    Vera-Sanso, Penny (2022) Ageing and development. In: Sims, K. and Banks, N. and Engel, S. and Hodge, P. and Makuwira, J. and Nakamura, N. and Rigg, J. and Salamanca, A. and Yeophantong, P. (eds.) The Routledge Handbook of Global Development. Routledge International Handbooks. Abingdon, UK: Routledge. ISBN 9780367862022.

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    Abstract

    This chapter argues against demographic approaches for understanding population ageing and development. It will argue for a critical, decolonial, sociology of ageing in order to understand how ageing is differently produced. Through this, we can counter the reproduction of ageism now embedded in Western knowledge production and deepen social solidarity.

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    Item Type: Book Section
    Keyword(s) / Subject(s): ageing, ageism, demography, development, LMIC, decoloniality
    School: School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Department of Geography
    Depositing User: Penny Vera-Sanso
    Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2022 16:50
    Last Modified: 22 Mar 2022 16:50
    URI: https://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/47049

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