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Ageing in Sub-Saharan AfricaSpaces and Practices of Care$
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Jaco Hoffman and Katrien Pype

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781447325253

Published to University Press Scholarship Online: January 2017

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447325253.001.0001

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Afterword: Discourses of care for older people in Sub-Saharan Africa: towards conceptual development

Afterword: Discourses of care for older people in Sub-Saharan Africa: towards conceptual development

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(p.183) Afterword: Discourses of care for older people in Sub-Saharan Africa: towards conceptual development
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Ageing in Sub-Saharan Africa
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Andries Baart

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Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447325253.003.0009

In Mr Coetzee’s story, the mother tells her son to be careful with language. ‘Take care of…Be careful, John. In some circles take care of means dispose of, means put down, means give a humane death.’

(Douglas, 2013, emphasis in original)...

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