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Aging and the elderly : humanistic perspectives in gerontology

Author: Stuart F Spicker; Kathleen M Woodward; David D Van Tassel
Publisher: Atlantic Highlands, N.J. : Humanities Press, ©1978.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Aging and the elderly.
Atlantic Highlands, N.J. : Humanities Press, ©1978
(OCoLC)557736017
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stuart F Spicker; Kathleen M Woodward; David D Van Tassel
ISBN: 0391005596 9780391005594 039100560X 9780391005600
OCLC Number: 3480989
Description: viii, 406 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Reflections on aging / Erik H. and Joan M. Erikson --
Growing up and gowing old : dilemmas of aging in bureaucratic America / David E. Stannard --
The aged in two ancient oral cultures : the ancient Hebrews and Homeric Greece / Harold M. Stahmer --
Religious images of aging : an examination of themes in contemporary Christian thought / Evelyn Eaton Whitehead --
Sufficiently decayed : gerontophobia in English Literature / Richard Freedman --
Human values and aging : the perspective of the Victorian nursery / Susan S. Tamke --
Toward more human meanings of aging : ideals and images from philosophy and art / Geri Berg and Sally Gadow --
The invisible lunatics : old age and insanity in mid-nineteenth century Massachussets / Barbara G. Rosenkrantz and Maris A. Vinovskis --
Medical and legal aspects of competency as affected by old age / Lance Tibbles --
Gerontogenetic mentation : memory, dementia and medicine in the penultimate years / Stuart F. Spicker --
Master songs of meditation : the late poems of Eliot, Pound, Stevens, and Williams / Kathleen M. Woodward --
Death, dying and the elderly in seventeenth-century England / Steven R. Smith --
"How is it that you live, and what is it that you do?" : the question of old age in English romantic poetry / David Luke. Why the anxious fear? : aging and death in the works for Turgenev / Walter G. Moss --
Consuming struggle vs. killing time : preludes to dying in the dramas of Ibsen and Beckett / David Bronsen --
Old age and the "great transformation" : a New England case study / Daniel Scott Smith --
The aged in a revolutionary milieu : China / Thomas W. Ganschow --
Paternalism and the elderly / Thomas Halper --
Ethics and the elderly : some problems / Donald Marquis --
Cultural origins of present day "age-ism" : the modernization of the life cycle / Gerald J. Gruman --
Afterword : humanistic perspectives in gerontology / Robert N. Butler.
Responsibility: edited by Stuart F. Spicker, Kathleen M. Woodward, David D. Van Tassel ; introd. by Erik H. Erikson, Joan M. Erikson ; afterword by Robert V. Butler.

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