The Resource Other ways of growing old : anthropological perspectives, edited by Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell

Other ways of growing old : anthropological perspectives, edited by Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell

Label
Other ways of growing old : anthropological perspectives
Title
Other ways of growing old
Title remainder
anthropological perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • GN485
  • HV1451
LC item number
  • .O83
  • .O77
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
AA5528
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Amoss, Pamela
  • Harrell, Stevan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Aged
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Vieillissement
  • Gérontologie
  • Older people
  • Veroudering (biologie, psychologie)
  • Alter
  • Alter
  • Älterer Mensch
  • Kulturvergleich
Label
Other ways of growing old : anthropological perspectives, edited by Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell
Link
https://archive.org/details/otherwaysofgrowi00amos
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [249]-261
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell -- Evolutionary perspectives on human aging / Kenneth M. Weiss -- "Nepotists" and "altruists" / Sarah Blaffer Hrdy -- "The old people give you life" / Megan Biesele and Nancy Howell -- Old age among the Chipewyan / Henry S. Sharp -- The elderly Asmat of New Guinea / Peter W. Van Arsdale -- Old age in Gwembe District, Zambia / Elizabeth Colson and Thayer Scudder -- Respected elder or old person / James D. Nason -- Growing in reell -- Old age in a south Indian village / Paul G. Hiebert -- Coast Salish elders / Pamela T. Amoss
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 270 pages
Isbn
9780804710725
Lccn
79066056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07351470
  • (OCoLC)ocm07351470
Label
Other ways of growing old : anthropological perspectives, edited by Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell
Link
https://archive.org/details/otherwaysofgrowi00amos
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [249]-261
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell -- Evolutionary perspectives on human aging / Kenneth M. Weiss -- "Nepotists" and "altruists" / Sarah Blaffer Hrdy -- "The old people give you life" / Megan Biesele and Nancy Howell -- Old age among the Chipewyan / Henry S. Sharp -- The elderly Asmat of New Guinea / Peter W. Van Arsdale -- Old age in Gwembe District, Zambia / Elizabeth Colson and Thayer Scudder -- Respected elder or old person / James D. Nason -- Growing in reell -- Old age in a south Indian village / Paul G. Hiebert -- Coast Salish elders / Pamela T. Amoss
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 270 pages
Isbn
9780804710725
Lccn
79066056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07351470
  • (OCoLC)ocm07351470

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