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May 2005
Report No. 86

From Ageism to Age Equality: Addressing the Challenges. Conference Proceedings
Yvonne McGivern

This conference, jointly organised by The Equality Authority, The Health Boards Executive and the National Council on Ageing and Older People, was held to promote a greater understanding of ageism in Irish society and to explore the problems of prejudice, stereotyping and discrimination as they affect older people.

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May 2005
Report No. 85

Perceptions of Ageism in Health and Social Services in Ireland

This study investigates whether older people in Ireland experience ageism within health and social services, as well as the impacts of such experiences.

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March 1987
Report No. 16

Attitudes of Young People to Ageing and the Elderly
Brian Power

This study documents the views of young people of school leaving age on ageing and older people.

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