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Andrzej Klimczuk
Warsaw School of Economics
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Main objective of this paper is to describe emergence of a Polish Universities of the Third Age model. These are a multidisciplinary non-formal education centers, which allow formation of positive responses to the challenges of an ageing population. Article indicates main organizational changes of these institutions conditioned by internal and external factors. Essay describes transformation, differentiation factors, and characteristics of these institutions for elderly based on a critical analysis of literature.
Keywords Third Age Universities  creative ageing policy  fourth age  silver economy  standardization
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Creative Ageing Policy in Regional Development.Andrzej Klimczuk - 2012 - In Štefan Hittmár (ed.), Regional Management. Theory, Practice and Development. Edis, Faculty of Management Science and Informatics, University of Žilina. pp. 100--104.
Supporting the Development of Gerontechnology as Part of Silver Economy Building.Andrzej Klimczuk - 2012 - Ad Alta: Journal of Interdisciplinary Research 2 (2):52--56.
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Aging in the Social Space.Andrzej Klimczuk & Łukasz Tomczyk - 2015 - The Association of Social Gerontologists.

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Creative Ageing Policy in Regional Development.Andrzej Klimczuk - 2012 - In Štefan Hittmár (ed.), Regional Management. Theory, Practice and Development. Edis, Faculty of Management Science and Informatics, University of Žilina. pp. 100--104.

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