Ageing in Contexts of Migration (Routledge Advances in by Ute Karl,Sandra Torres

By Ute Karl,Sandra Torres

Population getting older and the globalisation of overseas migration are difficult the examine agendas of social scientists world wide, and posing a number of demanding situations for coverage makers and practitioners whose aim is to formulate and layout high quality and uncomplicated regulations and prone. either one of those phenomena have introduced, for instance, realization to the truth that an increasing number of humans worldwide are growing older in international locations except these the place they have been born. the truth that aged care sectors all over the world have to recruit employees in the event that they are to deal with the growing to be variety of older people who will desire their providers is usually anything that has been mentioned while inhabitants getting older and the globalisation of overseas migration were debated. The aged care sector’s reliance on individuals with migrant backgrounds has particularly elevated due to those phenomena.


This assortment is for that reason located on the intersection of getting old and migration stories and takes into consideration a few of the matters with which this intersection is worried. The chapters during this quantity are written by means of tested researchers within the box of ageing and migration all over the world. the gathering explores those matters in 3 sections:




  • Elderly care regimes and migration regimes: nationwide perspectives

  • Ageing in contexts of migration: a multifaceted phenomenon

  • Elderly care and migration.

The specialist contributions during this quantity deal with the array of concerns linked to the research of getting older, outdated age and aged care in contexts of migration.

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