The Institutional Active Aging Paradigm in Europe (2002-2015).

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Summary of "The Institutional Active Aging Paradigm in Europe (2002-2015)."

The paradigm of active aging has been slowly gaining ground in Europe as the ideal framework for public policy and for responding to the population's aging. Taking the work by Rune Ervik as its point of departure, this article updates his conclusions on conceptualizations and policies of active aging by performing a study of the institutional discourses in the matter produced by the World Health Organization (WHO), the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), and the European Union (EU).


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Name: The Gerontologist
ISSN: 1758-5341


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