By Mark Skinner,Neil Hanlon
Throughout the world’s hinterland areas, everyone is getting older in resource-dependent groups that have been neither initially designed nor shortly built to aid an getting older inhabitants. This publication presents leading edge theoretical and empirical insights into the hot phenomenon source frontier ageing, to appreciate the various stories of and responses to rural inhabitants growing old within the early 21st century. The booklet explores the source hinterland as a brand new frontier of rural growing old and examines 3 significant topics of rural inhabitants switch, neighborhood improvement and voluntarism that symbolize ageing source groups. by way of investigating the hyperlinks between those 3 issues, the publication presents the conceptual and empirical foundations for the longer term schedule of rural growing older learn. This well timed contribution comprises 15 unique chapters via top overseas specialists from Australia, New Zealand, united states, Canada, united kingdom, eire and Norway.
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Ageing Resource Communities: New frontiers of rural population change, community development and voluntarism (Routledge Studies in Human Geography) by Mark Skinner,Neil Hanlon