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Ageing and globalisation (Ageing in a Global Context) by Martin Hyde,Paul Higgs

By Martin Hyde,Paul Higgs

This ebook offers, for the 1st time, an obtainable evaluate of the way inhabitants growing old and globalisation - of the main radical social changes that experience happened - interact.

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