The Resource In the country of the old, editor, Jon Hendricks

In the country of the old, editor, Jon Hendricks

Label
In the country of the old
Title
In the country of the old
Statement of responsibility
editor, Jon Hendricks
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This volume, the second in the Perspectives on Aging and Human Development series, is designed to highlight the relationship between our broader cultural context and the role it plays in defining the shape of aging."--Iii (preface)
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1061
LC item number
.I48 1980
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
CC6226
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hendricks, Jon
Series statement
Perspectives on aging and human development series
Series volume
2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Old age
  • Cross-cultural studies
  • Social status
  • Social role
  • Aged
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Gérontologie
  • Vieillesse
  • Études transculturelles
  • Statut social
  • Rôle social
  • Cross-cultural studies
  • Old age
  • Older people
  • Social role
  • Social status
Label
In the country of the old, editor, Jon Hendricks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliograaphies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Part one. The elderly in cross-cultural perspectives: role and status. Information and esteem: cultural considerations in the treatment of the aged / Robert J. Maxwell and Philip Silverman -- Trends in anthropological gerontology: from Simmons to the seventies / Lowell D. Holmes -- Part two. Relative age: looking around the world. Social structure and status of the aged: toward some valid cross-cultural generalizations / Irwin Press and Mike McKool -- The changing status of elders in Polynesian society / Robert J. Maxwell -- Prestige of the aged in Portugal: realistic appraisal and ritualistic deference / Aaron Lipman -- Attitudes toward the elderly in Sweden: correlates and age group comparisons / John Skoglund -- Some problems of the aged in the rural milieu in Israel / Yitzchak Berman -- Part three. Ethnicity in the U.S. Generation and ethnic identity: a typological analysis / Robert C. Pierce, Margaret Clark and Sharon Kaufman -- Cognitive abilities: use of family data as a control to assess sex and age differences in two ethnic groups / J.R. Wilson [and others] -- Retirement to the porch in rural Appalachia / John Lozier and Ronald Althouse -- The blacklands of gerontology / Jacquelyne Johnson Jackson
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 152 pages
Isbn
9780895030153
Lccn
79065155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)5491628
Label
In the country of the old, editor, Jon Hendricks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliograaphies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Part one. The elderly in cross-cultural perspectives: role and status. Information and esteem: cultural considerations in the treatment of the aged / Robert J. Maxwell and Philip Silverman -- Trends in anthropological gerontology: from Simmons to the seventies / Lowell D. Holmes -- Part two. Relative age: looking around the world. Social structure and status of the aged: toward some valid cross-cultural generalizations / Irwin Press and Mike McKool -- The changing status of elders in Polynesian society / Robert J. Maxwell -- Prestige of the aged in Portugal: realistic appraisal and ritualistic deference / Aaron Lipman -- Attitudes toward the elderly in Sweden: correlates and age group comparisons / John Skoglund -- Some problems of the aged in the rural milieu in Israel / Yitzchak Berman -- Part three. Ethnicity in the U.S. Generation and ethnic identity: a typological analysis / Robert C. Pierce, Margaret Clark and Sharon Kaufman -- Cognitive abilities: use of family data as a control to assess sex and age differences in two ethnic groups / J.R. Wilson [and others] -- Retirement to the porch in rural Appalachia / John Lozier and Ronald Althouse -- The blacklands of gerontology / Jacquelyne Johnson Jackson
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 152 pages
Isbn
9780895030153
Lccn
79065155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)5491628

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