Feeling lonely : a Linking Ages perspective on the risks for loneliness in early and later life during the COVID-19 pandemic in Israel and Germany

  • An interdisciplinary group of researchers from both Israel and Germany came together in December 2021 to exchange and discuss findings on the effects of the COVID-pandemic on children and older adults in Israel and Germany.This white paper provides a selection of empirical research findings, policy recommenda-tions and identified blind spots for future research with respect to a “linking ages” perspec-tive. The authors emphasize on loneliness in early and late life from a specific social science perspective and based on a selected set of definitions.

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Publisher:Universitätsbibliothek J. C. Senckenberg
Place of publication:Frankfurt am Main
Editor:Anna Wanka, Tabea Freutel-Funke, Sabine Andresen, Frank Oswald
Document Type:Book
Date of Publication (online):2023/05/16
Date of first Publication:2023/05/16
Publishing Institution:Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Contributing Corporation:Linking Ages – Ein Dialog zwischen Kindheits- und Alter(n)sforschung, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
Release Date:2023/07/25
Tag:Childhood; Corona; Covid; Later Life; Linking Ages; Loneliness
Page Number:40
Dewey Decimal Classification:3 Sozialwissenschaften / 30 Sozialwissenschaften, Soziologie / 300 Sozialwissenschaften
Licence (German):License LogoDeutsches Urheberrecht