Vivere nel tempo. Riflessioni sull’invecchiamento

edited by Anna Tempia

THE BOOK: In contemporary society youth and maturity are considered the only seasons of life in which people can gain a sense of achievement, while the elderly are seen as a symbol of yesteryear. This study, on the contrary, outlines a vision of ageing as the opportunity of a conscious and deep human experience. In order to improve the elderly social condition, the book Vivere nel Tempo stresses the importance of providing more in-depth knowledge of the senility before the loss of self-sufficiency, when the elderly are no longer fully active and healthy.

Anna Tempia After graduating in Economy at Bocconi University and specializing in Sociology, the author focused on research and pubblications on organization of work, policies of services in the cities, reconciling family and work. She wrote Ricomporre i tempi (Ediesse, Roma, 1993) and taught at Bocconi University, Milano Statale and Milano Bicocca. She is co-author and editor of this book that contains also contributions of Giacomina Bergamaschi, Myriam Bergamaschi, Eugenia Omodei Zorini.

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Author: Anna Tempia
Title:
Vivere nel tempo. Riflessioni sull’invecchiamento
Pages: 116
Price: 12 €

ISBN: 9788899918071

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