TITLE

THE PROBLEMS OF THE ELDERLY IN THE USE OF PUBLIC SPACES AND THEIR EXPECTATIONS: A PILOT STUDY IN TRABZON (TURKEY)

AUTHOR(S)
Bayram, Zeynep Yilmaz; Öksüz, Ahmet Melih; Türk, Yelda Aydin; Sağsöz, Ayşe
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
International Journal of Academic Research;May2011, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p165
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Childhood, youth, adult and elderly are the stage of life circle of human's life. Elderly, is a phenomenon as old as man kind, is the last stage of the circle of lifetime. In this stage meaning of life and peculiarities of life change and people become more vulnerable towards environment; social and physical. Expertise come from different fields of interest search solutions to the problems that elderly people to be cope with in his/her daily life. In this study, elderly's problems met in urban physical space are examined in the context of \"Gender Mainstreaming\" (GM). The policy in question is used in countries which are members of European Union. The items that policy's concerned are evaluated in relation to Trabzon's data obtained by the field survey.
ACCESSION #
69707597

 

Related Articles

  • Emerging Adulthood. Brown, Kirsty // Emerging Adulthood -- Research Starters Education;4/1/2018, p1 

    Emerging Adulthood is defined as the period of life from about age 18 through age 25, during which young people are exploring the possibilities of their lives and beginning to define themselves as adults, rather than teenagers. This article defines Emerging Adulthood, and explains why it is a...

  • Our obsession with youth and staying young. SPITZENBERGER, RAY // East Bernard Express (TX);10/30/2014, Vol. 71 Issue 44, p4 

    In this article, the author expresses his opinion about the obsession of the people with youth and on being young.

  • First voice: The Circle of Courage and Independent Living. Reid, Jennifer S.; Ross, Jean W. // Reclaiming Children & Youth;Fall2005, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p164 

    Adolescents in foster care must have a voice and play an active role in envisioning and planning for successful adulthood. This principle serves as the philosophy of First Voice, a training package for anyone who works with youth in foster care. The philosophy corresponds with the four parts of...

  • Transition to Adulthood in Italy: An Intergenerational Perspective. Carrà, Elisabetta; Lanz, Margherita; Tagliabue, Semira // Journal of Comparative Family Studies;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p235 

    In the last few decades the transition to adulthood has been taking longer to complete, especially in the Western world. As Italy is one of the first countries affected by this phenomenon, the results of 30 years of research in that area are now available. The aim of this contribution is to...

  • Dietary calcium intake and osteoporosis in postmenopausal women living in Sarajevo area. Kapetanović, Amila; Avdić, Dijana // Journal of Health Sciences;2012, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p118 

    Introduction: Osteoporosis is a multifactorial polygenetic disease of which the genetic determinants are modulated by hormonal, environmental and nutritional factors. Identification of the risk factors for osteoporosis related to nutrition is important in the prevention and treatment of this...

  • Cannabis increases risk of psychosis.  // GP: General Practitioner;12/10/2004, p2 

    The article reports on Cannabis, which increases risk of psychosis. German researchers have found that frequent cannabis use during adolescence and young adulthood increases the risk of developing psychotic symptoms in later life. The study, which monitored 2,437 people aged 14 to 24 for four...

  • The Aging Voice. Linville, Sue Ellen // ASHA Leader;10/19/2004, Vol. 9 Issue 19, p12 

    Focuses on the development of a database that would help clinician to differentiate normal vocal changes with aging from pathologic vocal conditions affecting elderly patients. Changes in respiratory system from young adulthood to old age; Age-related anatomic changes in larynx during adulthood;...

  • Living in tune with time. Brown, Mackey // Saturday Evening Post;3/30/1963, Vol. 236 Issue 12, p26 

    Proclaims the marvelous things discovered by the author upon reaching middle age. Elimination of ambition, envy, duty and necessity; Return of the vital communication between husbands and wives; Achievement of the age of self-discovery.

  • Getting Older. Burke, Andy // 21st Century;Feb94, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p15 

    The article presents the author's observation regarding getting older. It states that the author does not want to be older and also does not want to leave high school. He wants to enjoy every moment he spends his life in high school because he believes that this period is the best years of his life.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics