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Professor Sara Arber FBA

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About this Fellow

Gender and ageing, including care-giving, older men, pensions; health inequalities, including women's health, social capital, cross-national comparisons; sociology of sleep, research on women, couples and ageing

Website: http://www.soc.surrey.ac.uk/staff/sarber

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Sociology, University of Surrey; Co-Director, Centre for Research on Ageing and Gender (CRAG)

Past Appointments

  • President, British Sociological Association, 1999 - 2001
  • Head, Department of Sociology, University of Surrey, 1996 - 2002
  • Head, School of Humanities, University of Surrey, 2001 - 2004
  • Professor of Sociology, University of Surrey; Co-Director, Centre for Research on Ageing and Gender (CRAG), University of Surrey, 1994
  • , University of Surrey, 1974
  • Professor of Sociology, University of Surrey; Co-Director, Centre for Research on Ageing and Gender (CRAG), University of Surrey, 1994

Publications

S Arber and V Timonen (eds) Contemporary Grandparenting: Changing family relationships in global contexts 2012

S Arber and J Ginn Gender and Later Life: A Sociological Analysis of Resources and Constraints 1991

S Arber and J Ginn (eds) Connecting Gender and Ageing: A Sociological Approach 1995

S. Arber and C. Attias-Donfut (eds) The Myth of Generational Conflict: Family and State in Ageing Societies 2000

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