Dissertation Abstracts


Author: Sodikova , Shohida M., sodikovashohida@rambler.ru
University: Committee for coordination of science and technologies development, Uzbekistan
Supervisor: -
Year of completion: 2016
Language of dissertation: uzbek

Keywords: elders , global problems , social protection , lifestyle
Areas of Research: Social Movements, Collective Action and Social Change , Social Transformations and Sociology of Development , Social Transformations and Sociology of Development


The fast increase in the number of older people across the world as one of the global problems of aging countries poses new challenges for the nations. According to the data, the process of aging in Europe and the CIS countries rose by 11.4 percent, 18.3 percent in the industrialized countries, and 6,8 percent in the world, between 2015 and 2050, the world population aged over 60 will rise by 12% to 22%.
Nowadays social protection should be targeted and focused specific person. Different approach to the various segments of the population is specific of a new system of social protection. In this process, a lot of attention is paid to improving the quality of life, including the social protection of the elderly and improve their lifestyle. According to the ancient traditions of our people and the principles of humanism, elderly people in the country are under the constant protection of the state. The Article 39 of the Constitution states: “Everyone shall have the right to social protection in old age, in the event of disability and loss of the bread-winner, as well as in some other cases specified by law".
In the context of the modernization of society, a sociological analyses of life style of elderly, their activities, the necessities of life, outlook, objectives, values have scientific-practical importance, besides, the effect of their age-related changes in the behavior, taking into account the process of human aging it is necessary to develop the complex social system that promotes the creation of the necessary capacity.