Sustainable life and performing arts with the senior people in the context of lifelong education

Murtezaoğlu S.

1st International Conference on Lifelong Education and Leadership for All, Olomouc, Czech Republic, 29 - 31 October 2015, pp.396-398 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Olomouc
  • Country: Czech Republic
  • Page Numbers: pp.396-398
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Maturity is the era in life that consists the later periods of life. The main determining factors of this era are physiological changes, psychosocial and chronological factors. Although there are differences between countries maturity can bring some problems with it. Especially psychological problems are a social risk that reduces the quality of living among senior citizens. Being alone comes with feeling useless and depression which creates unbalance and unsustainability in elder people's lives.