Publications :: T. Scharf

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Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Bernard, M., Liddle, J., Bartlam, B., Scharf, T. & Sim, J. (2012). ‘Then and now: evolving community in the context of a retirement village’, Ageing and Society 32, 1, pp.103-129.
O’Shea, E., Walsh, K. and Scharf, T. (2012) Exploring community perceptions of the relationship between age and social exclusion in rural areas’, Quality In Ageing, 13, 1, pp. 16-26.
Buffel, T., Phillipson, C. & Scharf, T. (2012, in press) Experiences of social exclusion and neighbourhood deprivation among older people: an Anglo-Belgian perspective, Ageing and Society (33:1)
O’Shea, E., Walsh, K. and Scharf, T. (2012) ‘Exploring community perceptions of the relationship between age and social exclusion in rural areas’, Quality In Ageing, 13, 1, pp. 16-26.
Buffel, T., Phillipson, C. & Scharf, T. (2012, published online first) Ageing in urban environments: developing ‘age-friendly’ cities, Critical Social Policy 32, 4: 597 - 617.
Sim, J., Bartlam, B., Bernard, M., Liddle, J. & Scharf, T. (2012, in press) Home from home? A mixed-methods study of relocation within a purpose-built retirement community, Journal of Housing for the Elderly.

Books

From Exclusion to Inclusion in Old Age: A Global Challenge. Bristol: Policy Press.

Book Chapters

‘Revisiting social exclusion of older adults’, in T. Scharf and N. Keating (eds) From Exclusion to Inclusion in Old Age: A Global Challenge. Bristol: Policy Press, pp. 163-171.
‘Social exclusion in later life: a global challenge’, in T. Scharf and N. Keating (eds) From Exclusion to Inclusion in Old Age: A Global Challenge. Bristol: Policy Press, pp. 1-16.
Keating, N. and Scharf, T. (2012) ‘Revisiting social exclusion of older adults’, in T. Scharf and N. Keating (eds) From Exclusion to Inclusion in Old Age: A Global Challenge. Bristol: Policy Press, pp. 163-171.
Ziegler, F. & Scharf, T. (2012, in press) Community-based participatory action research: opportunities and challenges for critical gerontology, in J. Baars, J. Dohmen, A. Grenier & C. Phillipson (eds) Ageing, meaning and social structure: connecting critical and humanistic gerontology (Bristol: Policy Press).
Keating, N. and Scharf, T. (2012) ‘Revisiting social exclusion of older adults’, in T. Scharf and N. Keating (eds) From Exclusion to Inclusion in Old Age: A Global Challenge. Bristol: Policy Press, pp. 163-171.
Scharf, T. and Keating, N. (2012) ‘Social exclusion in later life: a global challenge’, in T. Scharf and N. Keating (eds) From Exclusion to Inclusion in Old Age: A Global Challenge. Bristol: Policy Press, pp. 1-16
Ziegler, F. & Scharf, T. (2012, in press) Community-based participatory action research: opportunities and challenges for critical gerontology, in J. Baars, J. Dohmen, A. Grenier & C. Phillipson (eds) Ageing, meaning and social structure: connecting critical and humanistic gerontology (Bristol: Policy Press).
Keating, N. & Scharf, T. (2012) Revisiting social exclusion of older adults, in T. Scharf & N. Keating (eds) From exclusion to inclusion in old age: a global challenge (Bristol: Policy Press) pp. 163-171.
Scharf, T. & Keating, N. (2012) Social exclusion in later life: a global challenge, in T. Scharf & N. Keating (eds) From exclusion to inclusion in old age: a global challenge (Bristol: Policy Press) pp. 1-16.
Keating, N. & Scharf, T. (2012) Revisiting social exclusion of older adults, in T. Scharf & N. Keating (eds) From exclusion to inclusion in old age: a global challenge (Bristol: Policy Press) pp. 163-171.
Scharf, T. (2010) Envejecer en zonas dificiles: perspective desde Inglaterra, Barcelona Metrópolis [Ageing in disadvantaged urban communities: a perspective from England], 80, pp. 70-75.
Shepherd, G., Parsonage, M. & Scharf, T. (2010) Social inclusion: research and evidence-based practice, in: J. Boardman, A. Currie, H. Killaspy & G. Mezey (eds) Social Inclusion and Mental Health (London: Royal College of Psychiatrists) pp. 279-294
Scharf, T. (2010) Social policies for ageing societies: perspectives from Europe, in: C. Phillipson & D. Dannefer (eds) Handbook of Social Gerontology (New York/London: Sage) pp. 497-512.
Shepherd, G., Parsonage, M. & Scharf, T. (2010) Social inclusion: research and evidence-based practice, in: J. Boardman, A. Currie, H. Killaspy & G. Mezey (eds) Social Inclusion and Mental Health (London: Royal College of Psychiatrists) pp. 279-294
Scharf, T. (2010) Social policies for ageing societies: perspectives from Europe, in: C. Phillipson & D. Dannefer (eds) Handbook of Social Gerontology (New York/London: Sage) pp. 497-512.

Working Papers

Dolan, P., Quinn, G. & Scharf, T. (2011) The lifecourse social policy agenda for the next Government, Critical Perspectives Paper No. 1 (NUI Galway: Lifecourse Institute) WP-ICSG-2011-08

Research Reports and Policy Documents

Walsh, K., O'Shea, E., Scharf, T. (2012) Social Exclusion and Ageing in Diverse Rural Communities in Ireland, Northern Ireland and Scotland. Healthy Ageing in Rural Communities (HARC) Research Network, Galway.
Scharf, T. (2011) Loneliness: an urban perspective, in Age Concern Oxfordshire (Ed) Safeguarding the Convoy: A Call to Action from the Campaign to End Loneliness (Oxford: Age Concern Oxfordshire) pp. 31-34.
Carney, G. and Scharf, T. (2011) 'The National Positive Ageing Strategy: Exploring the role of the Community and voluntary Sector in Ireland'
Walsh, K., O’Shea, E., Scharf, T., Connolly, S. Maguire, C., Murray, M., Gavin, M & McDonagh, J. (2010) Older People in Rural Communities: Exploring attachment, contribution and diversity in rural Ireland and Northern Ireland. Funded by Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland.

Other

Intergenerational programmes in Ireland: an initial overview. Irish Centre for Social Gerontology, NUI Galway, Galway.
 
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