Sökning: "old age exclusion"
Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 13 avhandlingar innehållade orden old age exclusion.
Sammanfattning : This thesis aims at contributing to the understanding of digital inequalities among older people, by studying the involvement of older people in research on digital technologies. Some mechanisms driving old age digital inequalities are well known. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : This thesis studies the significance of age at migration for labor market integration and old-age poverty, as well as the utilization of long-term care services by older people. This thesis comprises four studies. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : I Sverige omfattas äldre personer av ett historiskt och internationellt sett generöst offentligt ekonomiskt grundtrygghetssystem. Trots det ökade risken för relativ fattigdom bland unga ålderspensionärer (65 till 74 år) under 2000-talets första decennium. LÄS MER
4. Episodic memory functioning in very old age : individual differences and utilization of cognitive support
Sammanfattning : The general aim of the present doctoral thesis was to examine potential age-related differences in episodic memory performance and utilization of cognitive support in very old age. An additional objective was to investigate the influence of individual difference variables within demographic (e.g. education, gender), psychometric (e. LÄS MER
5. The Immune System in the Oldest-Old : Clinical and Immunological Studies in the NONA Immune Cohort
Sammanfattning : The oldest-old (people aged 80 or older) constituted 5 % of the population in Sweden in 2000, an increase from 1.5 % fifty years earlier. The immune system undergoes dramatic changes at high age, sometimes referred to as “immunosenescence”. LÄS MER