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Title Changing perceptions of aging and the aged / Dena Shenk, W. Andrew Achenbaum, editors.

Published New York : Springer Pub. Co., [1994]
©1994

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 UniM Bail  305.26 CHAN    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvi, 183 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes Originally issued as v. 17, no. 2 of Generations, the quarterly journal of the American Society on Aging.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ch. 1. Not Losing Her Memory: Images of Family in Photography, Words and Collage / Joanne Leonard -- Ch. 2. Reflections on "The Ageless Self" / Sharon R. Kaufman -- Ch. 3. Erik Erikson: Ages, Stages, and Stories / Steven Weiland -- Ch. 4. Simone de Beauvoir: Prospects for the Future of Older Women / Kathleen Woodward -- Ch. 5. A Personal Journey of Aging: The Spiritual Dimension / Mel Kimble -- Ch. 6. Cultural Lags in Social Perceptions of the Aged / Douglas E. Crews -- Ch. 7. Images of Old Age in America 1790-1970 - After a Second Look / W. Andrew Achenbaum -- Ch. 8. Ancient Images of Aging: Did Ageism Exist in Greco-Roman Antiquity? / Judith de Luce -- Ch. 9. "And the Fear of the Poorhouse" Perceptions of Old Age Impoverishment in Elderly Twentieth-Century America / Carole Haber -- Ch. 10. Images of Aging: A Cross-Cultural Perspective / Jay Sokolovsky -- Ch. 11. The Last Quilting Bee / Iris Carlton-LaNey.
Ch. 12. Images of Home Death and the Elderly Patient: Romantic Versus Real / Andrea Sankar -- Ch. 13. Evolving Images of Place in Aging and "Aging in Place" / Graham D. Rowles -- Ch. 14. Visual Images of Aging Women / Dena Shenk and Ron Schmid -- Ch. 15. Dispelling Ageism: The Cross-Cutting Intervention / Robert N. Butler -- Ch. 16. The "Graying" of the Federal Budget Revised / Robert B. Hudson -- Ch. 17. Representations of Aging in Contemporary Literary Works / Robert E. Yahnke -- Ch. 18. Perspectives on Aging in Print Journalism / Maria D. Vesperi -- Ch. 19. Verbal Imagery of Aging in the News Magazines / Leonard Cirillo.
Other author Shenk, Dena.
Achenbaum, W. Andrew.
Subject Older people in popular culture.
Ageism.
ISBN 0826184200