This is the website of the Research Committee 11 'Sociology of Ageing' of the International Sociological Association (ISA). The various menu and sub-menu items on this website will inform you about the diversity of past, current and future activities of this global network of academics with a research interest in the social aspects of individual, population and societal ageing.
Please visit NEWS for information on recent developments in RC11. Right now, you will find there RC11's programme at the XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology "Facing an Unequal World: Challenges for Global Sociology" in Yokohama, Japan, 13-19 July 2014! Alternatively, you may wish to consult the official conference website hosted by the International Sociological Association (ISA): http://www.isa-sociology.org/congress2014/rc/rc.php?n=RC11 The detailed programme can also be found in the latest issue of the RC11 Newsletter (Autumn 2013), with plenty more news on the Sociology of Ageing: http://www.rc11-sociology-of-aging.org/newsletters on pp. 7-16.
For more information on our parent organisation, the ISA, please visit: http://www.isa-sociology.org/ . For an overview of our activities within the ISA please visit: http://www.isa-sociology.org/rc11.htm .