(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2011)

Document title

Placing voluntarism within evolving spaces of care in ageing rural communities

published at : New spaces of the geographies of health and health care. Special issue

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

SKINNER M.W. (1) ; JOSEPH A.E. (2) ;
(1) Dept. of Geography, Trent Univ., Peterborough, CANADA
(2) Dept. of Geography, Univ., Guelph, CANADA


The specific focus is on the lived experience of voluntary sector care providers from the perspective of non-profit organisations, community groups and families as well as elderly residents of rural communities in Canada and New Zealand. Through resistance voluntary organisations and volunteers are seen to be engaging most intensely with the challenge of ageing in place within evolving spaces of care


Thematical fascicle

published at : GeoJournal / ISSN 0343-2521 / CODEN GEOJDQ

Editor : Springer, Heidelberg - ALLEMAGNE (1977)

Millesime : 2011, vol. 76, no 2 [pp. 151-162]

Bibliographic references : 42 ref.



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17887

Digital Object Identifier

Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1007/s10708-009-9283-8

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