Monthly Archives: September 2017

University Study in Retirement – What influences people?

Judith A. Davey 22/9/2017 Why would people in their sixties and beyond become university students? Surely work-related motives for study are left behind once people retire? Theories of human ageing can be useful in approaching these questions. Identity Status in … Continue reading

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Older People are working longer – where, what and how?

Judith A. Davey 8/09/17 In a previous blog I talked about how the population may change in future, looking at Statistics New Zealand projections. One important trend is the increased participation of people aged 65 and over in the paid … Continue reading

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