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BSG ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2016 - University of Stirling
Wednesday 6th  - Friday 8th July 2016

The BSG is the leading UK organisation
aiming to enhance knowledge about
ageing and later life.



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Wednesday 1st - Friday 3rd July 2015


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Routledge book lauch at BSG conference Routledge Handbook of Cultural Gerontology - Book Launch at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Newcastle, Wednesday 1st July 2015

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01 July 2015 - 03 July 2015
International Conference, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE

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11 November 2015
One Day Event,

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BSG Blog: Ageing Issues
Re-Presenting Age: Launching the BSG in Northern Ireland in Style
May 2015
Buoyed up by the support and enthusiasm of everyone who supported the launch of the BSG in Northern Ireland, we will continue to challenge negative stereotypes of ageing. Representing Age will provide a focus for the work of the BSG in Northern Ireland for many years to come.

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Growing up, growing old
May 2015
In her recent book ‘Why Grow Up?’ (Penguin, 2014) American philosopher Susan Neiman combines a defence of the Enlightenment with …

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All The Time In The World?
May 2015
She’s waiting for her envelope, in which sits a letter, telling her how many years she has left to live. …

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