By Mark Skinner,Neil Hanlon
Throughout the world’s hinterland areas, individuals are getting old in resource-dependent groups that have been neither initially designed nor shortly built to aid an getting old inhabitants. This publication presents innovative theoretical and empirical insights into the hot phenomenon source frontier growing old, to appreciate the various reports of and responses to rural inhabitants getting old within the early 21st century. The e-book explores the source hinterland as a brand new frontier of rural getting older and examines 3 primary issues of rural inhabitants swap, neighborhood improvement and voluntarism that represent getting old source groups. via investigating the hyperlinks between those 3 subject matters, the publication presents the conceptual and empirical foundations for the long run time table of rural growing older examine. This well timed contribution includes 15 unique chapters by means of prime 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