2 edition of ageing society found in the catalog.
Written in English
Taken from Japan-Asia quarterly review, vol.18, pp. 55-64.
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Population Division also organizes expert group meetings on various aspects of population ageing. This report is the fourth in the series World Population Ageing. The first report was released in
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It has been adopted by The Open University as a set book for its course K An Ageing Society.2/5(1). Thus, our goal here is to provide a broad overview of Japan’s societal and gerontological research contexts.
After a brief review of Japan’s demography of aging and gerontological research, we highlight on-going and emerging public policy issues faced by the super-aging society.
Historic events, like the recent disaster, add critical layers Cited by: How to fund Japan's ageing society In the last of a series on Japan's population crisis, the BBC's Philippa Fogarty looks at how Japan plans to pay for its ageing society.
Mr and Mrs Momonoki say they trust the government to look after them. Every weekend, Mr Momonoki and his wife try to make the walk to Tokyo's Asakusa Kannon shrine.
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The increase of the senior age group is often seen by economists, sociologists and government officials as a shrinking labor force and a. Our society is ageing. In the next 10 years the large post-war baby boomer generation will reach retirement and older people will increasingly outnumber young people.
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Ageing was examined from many dif-ferent angles. We heard presentations about how ageing is addressed in higher education, how culture and ageing have reciprocal bene ts,File Size: 2MB.