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Ageing, Wellbeing and Climate Change in the Arctic: An by Paivi Naskali,Marjaana Seppänen,Shahnaj Begum

By Paivi Naskali,Marjaana Seppänen,Shahnaj Begum

The Arctic and its specified ordinary assets became gadgets of accelerating drawback. quick weather swap and getting older of the inhabitants are remodeling the residing stipulations within the area. This interprets into an pressing desire for info that might give a contribution to a greater realizing of those matters.

Ageing, health and weather switch within the Arctic addresses the real intersection of getting old, wellness and weather swap within the Arctic quarter, creating a key interdisciplinary contribution to a space of study on which little has been written, and restricted assets of knowledge are at present on hand. The e-book explores 3 key components of debate. First, a variety of political matters which are presently affecting the Arctic, similar to the social categorisation of aged humans. moment, the residing stipulations of the aged in terms of Arctic weather swap. 3rd, the well being of aged humans when it comes to conventional wisdom and existence. The ebook additionally positive factors contributions from a few key researchers within the box which study a wide variety of case experiences, together with the effect of weather switch on wellbeing and fitness in Lapland and aged humans and geographical mobility in Norway.

This e-book could be of significant curiosity to students of weather swap, gerontology and social coverage.

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