Aging and old age 1995

SND-ID: SND 0817

Description Data and documentation

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Lars Tornstam - Uppsala University, Department of Sociology

Description

An Uppsala university survey regarding perceptions of age and ageing.

Language

Swedish

Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

Uppsala University

Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data

No

Method

Unit of analysis

Population

Individuals aged 20-85 years

Time Method

Sampling procedure

Probability: Simple random

Time period(s) investigated

1995-01-01–1995-01-01

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Topic and keywords

Subject area

General health and well-being, Elderly, Specific social services: use and availability (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Sociology (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Keywords

ageing

Publications

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Tornstam, L. (1997) Gerotranscendence in a Broad Cross Sectional Perspective. Journal of Aging and Identity 2:1: 17-36.

Tornstam, L. (1999) Gerotranscendence and the Functions of Reminiscence. Journal of Aging and Identity 4(3):155-166.

Tornstam, L. (2005) Gerotranscendence. A Development Theory of Positive Aging. New York: Springer Publishing Company.

Tornstam, L. (2005) Åldrandets socialpsykologi, 7:e rev. edition. Stockholm: Norstedts Akademiska Förlag. ISBN 91-7227-414-X.
Libris
ISBN: 978-91-7227-414-3

Tornstam, L. (1997) Life Crises and Gerotranscendence. Journal of Aging and Identity Vol 2:117-131.

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Aging and old age 1995

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Version 1.1

2009-09-17
https://doi.org/10.5878/002420

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Lars Tornstam. Uppsala University, Department of Sociology (2009). <em>Aging and old age 1995</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.1. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002420">https://doi.org/10.5878/002420</a>

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Data format / data structure

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Lars Tornstam - Uppsala University, Department of Sociology

Data collection

  • Time period(s) for data collection: 1995-01-01–1995-01-01
  • Source of the data: Population group

Variables

179

Number of individuals/objects

2002

Published: 2005-01-01
Last updated: 2021-04-21