Advancing Research on Productive Aging Activities in Greater Chinese Societies

  title={Advancing Research on Productive Aging Activities in Greater Chinese Societies},
  author={Terry Yat-sang Lum},
  booktitle={Ageing international},
The public discourse on productive aging as a research and policy initiative has just begun in greater China. Two conferences in Mainland China in 2009 and 2011 and subsequent conferences in Taiwan and Hong Kong in 2012 have set it in motion. Because applied social science research has just started in greater China, researchers in Chinese societies will benefit from the experience and rich literature accumulated over the last three decades in the West. In this paper, I review and reflect on the… CONTINUE READING

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