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Such reductionist tendencies seem to have been institutionalised, not only in markets and market-like domains of society, but also in the organisation of the disciplines where research on (inter)personal aspects (psychology, social psychology, anthropology, sociology, social work) tends to work in opposition or neglect of more structurally oriented disciplines such as economics or macro-sociology, and vice versa. 24 Connecting meaning with social structure One way to undercut reductionist tendencies is to distinguish between limitations that are the inevitable results of senescing and finitude versus problems that are social in origin and can be alleviated.
As far as political systems are still rooted in nation-states, they are not enveloped by a communicative life world but by an extremely complex, globalising economic system with many different dynamics which are hardly kept in check by the different 21 Ageing, meaning and social structure nation-based political systems, although this is what they intend or pretend to do (Cerny and Evans, 2004). Three in particular are reviewed here: first, the relationship between population ageing and social and cultural change; second, understanding modifications to the lifecourse; and third, issues relating to the protection of human rights in later life, both at the level of the most vulnerable life worlds and at the level of global agents.