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The Resource The ages of life : living and aging in conflict?, Ulla Kriebernegg, Roberta Maierhofer (eds.)

The ages of life : living and aging in conflict?, Ulla Kriebernegg, Roberta Maierhofer (eds.)

Label
The ages of life : living and aging in conflict?
Title
The ages of life
Title remainder
living and aging in conflict?
Statement of responsibility
Ulla Kriebernegg, Roberta Maierhofer (eds.)
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Living and aging as a productive antagonism. Aging and growing older are processes which cannot be reduced to the chronology of years but which are shaped by the individual's interaction with the changing circumstances of life."--Publishers website
Member of
Cataloging source
OHX
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1061
LC item number
.A347 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kriebernegg, Ulla
  • Maierhofer, Roberta
Series statement
Aging studies
Series volume
v. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aging
  • Gerontology
  • Older people
  • Aging in literature
Label
The ages of life : living and aging in conflict?, Ulla Kriebernegg, Roberta Maierhofer (eds.)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Essays
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The ages of life -- Methods and approaches. Positive aging in an age of neo-liberalism -- Celebrating or denying age? -- Age-related disability -- Representations of ages of life in media and art. "The journey into the land of forgetfulness" -- Representation of old age in media -- Age images in advertising -- Of mimicry and age -- Representation of ages of life in literature. The irony of the ages of life -- Past the mirror of Victorian aging and beyond -- Beyond dis-ease -- Growing old and searching for identity in Anne Tyler's Noah's compass (2009) and Umberto Eco's The mysterious flame of Queen Loana (2004) -- Man, interrupted -- Too old to rock? -- Contributors
Control code
843865661
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9783837622126
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The ages of life : living and aging in conflict?, Ulla Kriebernegg, Roberta Maierhofer (eds.)
Publication
Note
Essays
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The ages of life -- Methods and approaches. Positive aging in an age of neo-liberalism -- Celebrating or denying age? -- Age-related disability -- Representations of ages of life in media and art. "The journey into the land of forgetfulness" -- Representation of old age in media -- Age images in advertising -- Of mimicry and age -- Representation of ages of life in literature. The irony of the ages of life -- Past the mirror of Victorian aging and beyond -- Beyond dis-ease -- Growing old and searching for identity in Anne Tyler's Noah's compass (2009) and Umberto Eco's The mysterious flame of Queen Loana (2004) -- Man, interrupted -- Too old to rock? -- Contributors
Control code
843865661
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9783837622126
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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