How does place influence the ageing and quality of life of older women in Connemara and rural Sweden?
March 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speaker(s): Dr Alison Herbert
Affiliation: Gender and Public Policy Research Cluster
Organised by: Whitaker Institute for Innovation and Societal Change, NUI Galway
This presentation will compare and consider empirical data gathered from qualitative studies of mid-life women living in Connemara and in rural Sweden.
This is one of a series of seminars in the Whitaker Ideas Forum. Alison will be representing the Gender and Public Policy research cluster.
The Whitaker Ideas Forum is a weekly seminar, running Wednesday’s throughout the semester from 1:00pm-2:00pm in CA110. It provides the opportunity for members of the Institute to showcase their research. The result are presentations that highlight the diversity of the research being undertaken, while allowing for an opportunity to engage in discussions and, sometimes, collaboration with attendees. Below, you will find a list of this semester’s seminars, please click the title for more information on that seminar.