Aging In Post-mao China: The Politics Of Veneration, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Aging In Post-mao China

The Politics Of Veneration, 1st Edition

By Ada Elizabeth Sher

Routledge

212 pages

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This case study of Shenyang, the industrial capital of Liaoning Province, explores what it means to be old in the People's Republic of China, especially in terms of religious and ethical traditions, education, health, and current political, economic, and employment trends. .

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. A Perspective on Increasing Longevity 2. The Context of Being Old in China Today 3. The Manifestations of Well-Being Among the Elderly in Shenyang 4. Analysis and Implications

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL054000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Asian
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies