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José Manuel Sousa de São José


José de São José holds a PhD in Sociology (2009) by the Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon, Portugal. He is Assistant Professor at Faculty of Economics of the University of Algarve, Portugal. His research has focused on social care for older people, exploring themes such as reconciliation between work and care, experiences of providing family care and preserving dignity in later life. Currently, his research interests include ageism, active ageing, fourth age, health and long-term care, inequalities in later life and sexuality in later life.


Research Interests:

Active Ageing. Ageism. Fourth Age. Health and Long-Term Care. Inequalities in Later Life.