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Social Sciences: Ageing/GerontologyPart of Social Sciences

In Britain alone, more than 1,500 people reach their 65th birthday every day. Ageing/Gerontology examines opportunities and challenges for older people, and how they differ across the world.

17 September 2015

Ethnicity and pensions: hear about a resea...

Dr Athina Vlachantoni, Associate Professor in Gerontology, recently...

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9 September 2015

Switzerland best place in the world for o...

• UK enters top ten • All regions of world represented in lower ran...

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Inspiring research

University of Southampton addressing issues on ageing.

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“I find studying long distance really exciting, I can stay home, I can be in my bedroom or I can be at the beach when I do my reading. I can look up in the middle of the night and study then, it is up to me.”

Diana Nabbumba - MSc Gerontology (Distance Learning)


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