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The Resource Contesting aging and loss, edited by Janice E. Graham and Peter H. Stephenson

Contesting aging and loss, edited by Janice E. Graham and Peter H. Stephenson

Label
Contesting aging and loss
Title
Contesting aging and loss
Statement of responsibility
edited by Janice E. Graham and Peter H. Stephenson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
""This volume invites readers to re-imagine the losses of aging by listening to the views of elders themselves. Researchers, students of aging, and policy makers should find this work most enlightening.""--Athena McLean, Central Michigan University
Cataloging source
NLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Graham, Janice Elizabeth
  • Stephenson, Peter H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Aging
  • Personnes âgées
  • Personnes âgées
  • Personnes âgées
  • Vieillissement
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Aging
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Older people
Label
Contesting aging and loss, edited by Janice E. Graham and Peter H. Stephenson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The experience of loss and the range of contestation / Janice E. Graham and Peter H. Stephenson -- Part I Overview: paradigms and perspectives. Age and time: contesting the paradigm of loss in the age of novelty / Peter H. Stephenson
  • Part II Local understanding and knowledge about aging. how seniors see it -- Losing and gaining: about growing old "successfully" inthe Netherlands / Margaret von Faber and Sjaak van der Geest -- Empowering knowledge and practices of Namaqualand elders / Robin Oakley -- La Buona Vecchiaia: aging and well-being among Italian Canadians / Sam Migliore and Margaret Dorazio-Migliore
  • Part III Illness, indignity, and stigmatization. Drunks, bums, and deadbeats? A biographical perspective on gender, aging, and the inequalities of men / Cherry Russell -- Dignity and loss: implications for seniors' health in hospitalization narratives / Christina Homes and Peter H. Stephenson
  • Part IV Embodiments and disembodiments. Embodied selfhood: ethnographic reflections, performing ethnography, and humanizing dementia care / Pia C. Kontos -- The science, politics, and everyday life of recognizing effective treatments for dementia / Janice E. Graham
Control code
ocn541681460
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442604100
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2jxkvj
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)541681460
Label
Contesting aging and loss, edited by Janice E. Graham and Peter H. Stephenson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The experience of loss and the range of contestation / Janice E. Graham and Peter H. Stephenson -- Part I Overview: paradigms and perspectives. Age and time: contesting the paradigm of loss in the age of novelty / Peter H. Stephenson
  • Part II Local understanding and knowledge about aging. how seniors see it -- Losing and gaining: about growing old "successfully" inthe Netherlands / Margaret von Faber and Sjaak van der Geest -- Empowering knowledge and practices of Namaqualand elders / Robin Oakley -- La Buona Vecchiaia: aging and well-being among Italian Canadians / Sam Migliore and Margaret Dorazio-Migliore
  • Part III Illness, indignity, and stigmatization. Drunks, bums, and deadbeats? A biographical perspective on gender, aging, and the inequalities of men / Cherry Russell -- Dignity and loss: implications for seniors' health in hospitalization narratives / Christina Homes and Peter H. Stephenson
  • Part IV Embodiments and disembodiments. Embodied selfhood: ethnographic reflections, performing ethnography, and humanizing dementia care / Pia C. Kontos -- The science, politics, and everyday life of recognizing effective treatments for dementia / Janice E. Graham
Control code
ocn541681460
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442604100
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2jxkvj
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)541681460

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