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Conference Paper: Living alone but not lonely: a selection, optimisation, and compensation analysist

TitleLiving alone but not lonely: a selection, optimisation, and compensation analysist
Authors
Issue Date2010
PublisherHong Kong Academy of Medicine Press. The Journal's web site is located at http://ajgg.org/
Citation
The 18th Annual Congress of Gerontology of the Hong Kong Associaiton of Gerontology, Hong Kong, 27 November 2010. In Asian Journal of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 2010, v. 6 n. 1, p. 53-54 How to Cite?
AbstractINTRODUCTION: One observation of the ageing population in Hong Kong is the increasing percentage of older adults living alone over the past few decades. Although the image of older adults living alone is often associated with feelings of isolation and loneliness, not every older adult who lives alone feels lonely. This paper is intended to answer the following question: “How can older adults live alone and not feel lonely?” Specifically, the text examines the orchestrating process adopted by those in Hong Kong for living alone without generating feelings of loneliness; this examination is guided by a selection …
DescriptionFree Paper Session IV: Long-Term Care
Persistent Identifierhttp://hdl.handle.net/10722/136730
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dc.contributor.authorLou, VWen_US
dc.date.accessioned2011-07-27T02:35:12Z-
dc.date.available2011-07-27T02:35:12Z-
dc.date.issued2010en_US
dc.identifier.citationThe 18th Annual Congress of Gerontology of the Hong Kong Associaiton of Gerontology, Hong Kong, 27 November 2010. In Asian Journal of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 2010, v. 6 n. 1, p. 53-54en_US
dc.identifier.issn1819-1576-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10722/136730-
dc.descriptionFree Paper Session IV: Long-Term Care-
dc.description.abstractINTRODUCTION: One observation of the ageing population in Hong Kong is the increasing percentage of older adults living alone over the past few decades. Although the image of older adults living alone is often associated with feelings of isolation and loneliness, not every older adult who lives alone feels lonely. This paper is intended to answer the following question: “How can older adults live alone and not feel lonely?” Specifically, the text examines the orchestrating process adopted by those in Hong Kong for living alone without generating feelings of loneliness; this examination is guided by a selection …-
dc.languageengen_US
dc.publisherHong Kong Academy of Medicine Press. The Journal's web site is located at http://ajgg.org/-
dc.relation.ispartofAsian Journal of Gerontology and Geriatricsen_US
dc.rightsAsian Journal of Gerontology and Geriatrics. Copyright © Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Press.-
dc.rightsCreative Commons: Attribution 3.0 Hong Kong License-
dc.titleLiving alone but not lonely: a selection, optimisation, and compensation analysisten_US
dc.typeConference_Paperen_US
dc.identifier.emailLou, VW: wlou@hku.hken_US
dc.identifier.authorityLou, VW=rp00607en_US
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dc.identifier.hkuros187042en_US
dc.identifier.volume6-
dc.identifier.issue1-
dc.identifier.spage53-
dc.identifier.epage54-
dc.publisher.placeHong Kong-

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