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Title Aging in contexts of migration / edited by Ute Karl and Sandra Torres
Imprint Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2016
book jacket
 RCHSS Library  HQ1062 A395 2016    AVAILABLE    30560400464662
Descript xx, 203 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Routledge advances in sociology ; 132
Routledge advances in sociology ; 132
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction: a migration lens on inquiries into ageing, old age, elderly care : carving a space while assessing the state of affairs / Sandra Torres & Ute Karl -- Elderly Care Regimes and Migration Regimes : National perspectives -- At the intersection between an elderly care regime and a migration regime : the Swedish case as an example / Sandra Torres -- The elderly care regime and migration regime after the EU accession : the case of Poland / Jolanta Perek-Bialas & Krystyna Slany -- Elderly migrants in Luxembourg : diversity and inequality / Paul Zahlen -- UK's elderly care and migration regimes / Anya Ahmed -- Troublesome movements : migration and ageing regimes in Germany / Hans-Joachim von Kondratowitz -- Ageing in the context of migration : a multifaceted phenomenon -- Older migrants' ageing and dying : an intergenerational perspective / Claudine Attias-Donfut -- Is there a way back? : a state-of-the-art review of the literature on retirement return migration / Ruxandra Oana Ciobanu & Anne Carolina Ramos -- Expectations of care and support in old age by Bangladeshi and Pakistani elders / Christina Victor & Maria Zubair -- Migrants' post-retirement practices : a migratory life-course approach to the study of work / Ute Karl & Anne Carolina Ramos -- Yearning to be free : the American dreams and ageing realities of older migrants from the USSR / Allen Glicksman -- Elderly care in the context of migration -- Migrant homecare workers in elder care : the state of the art / Esther Iecovich -- The employment of migrant workers in Italy's elder care : Opportunities and challenges / Francesco Barbabella, Mirko Di Rosa, Maria Gabriella Melchiorre & Giovanni Lamura -- More diversity, better quality of care : constructions of professional identity and work culture among migrant care workers in Denmark / Tine Rostgaard -- The perceived differences in the recognition of migrant care workers' credentials in Germany / Johanna Krawietz & Stefanie Visel
Subject Immigrants -- Retirement
Older immigrants -- Care
Globalization -- Social aspects
Alt Author Karl, Ute, editor
Torres, Sandra, 1968- editor
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