Person

Jeni Warburton

Journal article

Where to invest? A regional analysis of small town development needs in an Australian state

Central governments are faced with decisions about which towns to invest in across administrative regions. Using a recent example from the Loddon Mallee region in the Australian state of Victoria this paper reports on research undertaken to assist policy makers at the state and local...
Journal article

Healthy ageing: farming into the twilight

Policy directives in agriculture have long been concerned with encouraging low producing farmers to retire - with limited success. From a healthy ageing perspective, the choice to remain on the farm into advancing years could appear a desirable policy outcome. Yet as farmers age, many...
Journal article

How are ageing farmers constructed in the draft Murray Darling basin plan and immediate media reports?

By using a Foucauldian discourse analysis, this article examines how ageing farmers are constructed in the second in a series of three Draft Murray Darling Basin, (MDB) Plans which was released in November, 2011, and in media reports from the week beginning 28 November, 2011...
Guide

Involving older people in research: a guide for researchers and community groups

The Network and the Australasian Centre on Ageing (ACA) at the University of Queensland have produced a guide for involving older people in research. The Guide is a product of an ongoing program of work within the Network in Ageing Well and builds on a...
Report

Ageing and cultural diversity in Queenland: working together to make a difference

This report of a scoping project encompasses the breadth of issues facing culturally and linguistically diverse older people in Queensland. This report encompasses the breadth of issues facing culturally and linguistically diverse older people in Queensland.