Книга: Helmut Spitzer «In Search of Protection. Older People and their Fight for Survival in Tanzania»

In Search of Protection. Older People and their Fight for Survival in Tanzania

Older people in Tanzania are disadvantaged and marginalized in many ways. They lack adequate formal social protection. They also suffer from diminishing family and community support. They face a series of multi-faceted problems and care for most AIDS-orphans, yet they are a much neglected target group in national social policy and international development programs. This book provides a theoretical discussion of aging issues and their linkage to social protection. It depicts various policy frameworks at international, Pan-African and national level. And it provides extensive empirical findings on older people's living conditions.

Издательство: "Книга по Требованию" (2011)

ISBN: 9789987080809

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