Ageing in place in rural Australia

Anderson, Emily May (2020) Ageing in place in rural Australia. PhD thesis, James Cook University.

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Emily Anderson investigated the challenges of ageing in place in three towns in rural Queensland. She found that, both practical and emotional support for ageing was provided by both kin and non-kin. However when health decline occurred family was still considered the main source of support.

Item ID: 65670
Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Keywords: older people, ageing, ageing in place, northern Australia, Queensland, rural areas, social constructs, stereotypes, support networks
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Three publications arising from this thesis are stored in ResearchOnline@JCU, at the time of processing. Please see the Related URLs. The publications are:

[Chapter 6] Anderson, Emily, Larkins, Sarah, and Ray, Robin (2017) Media reporting on ageing in rural and regional northern Queensland. In: Proceedings of the 14th National Rural Health Conference. From: 14th National Rural Health Conference, 26-29 April 2017, Cairns, QLD, Australia.

[Chapter 6] Anderson, Emily M., Larkins, Sarah, Beaney, Sarah, and Ray, Robin A. (2020) Coping with ageing in rural Australia. Australian Journal of Rural Health, 28. pp. 469-479.

[Chapter 6] Anderson, Emily, Larkins, Sarah, Beaney, Sarah, and Ray, Robin A. (2018) Should I stay or go: rural ageing, a time for reflection. Geriatrics and Gerontology International, 3 (49). 3030049.

Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2021 22:03
FoR Codes: 11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1117 Public Health and Health Services > 111702 Aged Health Care @ 100%
SEO Codes: 92 HEALTH > 9205 Specific Population Health (excl. Indigenous Health) > 920502 Health Related to Ageing @ 100%
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