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Comparative Study of Active Ageing in China and the EU Countries

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Comparative Study of Active Ageing in China and the EU Countries. / Xiong, Qian; Winiowski, Arkadiusz.

Building Evidence for Active Ageing Policies: Active Ageing Index and its Potential. ed. / Asghar Zaidi; Sarah Harper; Kenneth Howse; Giovanni Lamura; Jolanta Perek-Bialas. Singapore : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. p. 365-384.

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Xiong, Q & Winiowski, A 2018, Comparative Study of Active Ageing in China and the EU Countries. in A Zaidi, S Harper, K Howse, G Lamura & J Perek-Bialas (eds), Building Evidence for Active Ageing Policies: Active Ageing Index and its Potential. Palgrave Macmillan, Singapore, pp. 365-384. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-6017-5_17

APA

Xiong, Q., & Winiowski, A. (2018). Comparative Study of Active Ageing in China and the EU Countries. In A. Zaidi, S. Harper, K. Howse, G. Lamura, & J. Perek-Bialas (Eds.), Building Evidence for Active Ageing Policies: Active Ageing Index and its Potential (pp. 365-384). Palgrave Macmillan. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-6017-5_17

Vancouver

Xiong Q, Winiowski A. Comparative Study of Active Ageing in China and the EU Countries. In Zaidi A, Harper S, Howse K, Lamura G, Perek-Bialas J, editors, Building Evidence for Active Ageing Policies: Active Ageing Index and its Potential. Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan. 2018. p. 365-384 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-6017-5_17

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Xiong, Qian ; Winiowski, Arkadiusz. / Comparative Study of Active Ageing in China and the EU Countries. Building Evidence for Active Ageing Policies: Active Ageing Index and its Potential. editor / Asghar Zaidi ; Sarah Harper ; Kenneth Howse ; Giovanni Lamura ; Jolanta Perek-Bialas. Singapore : Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. pp. 365-384

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