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Salty Old Women

Roberta Maierhofer

Salty Old Women

Frauen, Altern und Identität in der amerikanischen Literatur und Kultur (2. Auflage - überarbeitete Neuausgabe)

05/2018 36,99 € *

Biologie ist nicht Schicksal: Anhand von »salty old women« – ein Gegenbegriff zur »sweet old lady« – geht es um Fragen von Identität, Alter und Geschlecht.

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A Senior Moment

Line Grenier, Fannie Valois-Nadeau (eds.)

A Senior Moment

Cultural Mediations of Memory and Ageing

02/2018 39,99 € *

This book explores how ageing is experienced across the lifespan through studies of practices, objects, representations and narratives of memory.

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Care Home Stories

Sally Chivers, Ulla Kriebernegg (eds.)

Care Home Stories

Aging, Disability, and Long-Term Residential Care

10/2017 34,99 € *

Institutional care for seniors offers a cultural repository for fears and hopes about an aging population. The essays in this book challenge stereotypes of institutional care for older adults.

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Senior Tourism

Simone Francescato, Roberta Maierhofer, Valeria Minghetti, Eva-Maria Trinkaus (eds.)

Senior Tourism

Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Aging and Traveling

08/2017 34,99 € *

This volume aims to bridge the disciplinary gap between tourism studies and aging studies. It investigates the intersections of tourism and aging from a variety of perspectives.

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Aging in Slavic Literatures

Dagmar Gramshammer-Hohl (ed.)

Aging in Slavic Literatures

Essays in Literary Gerontology

07/2017 39,99 € *

This volume brings together contributions that investigate aging and old age as represented and narrated in Slavic literatures.

Alter(n) als soziale und kulturelle Praxis

Cordula Endter, Sabine Kienitz (Hg.)

Alter(n) als soziale und kulturelle Praxis

Ordnungen – Beziehungen – Materialitäten

03/2017 39,99 € *

Wie wird man eigentlich alt? Können Dinge auch altern? Und wie verändern sich die eigenen biographischen Erfahrungen und der Umgang mit Erinnerung(en)? Interdisziplinäre Perspektiven auf das Altern als soziale Praxis.

Traces of Aging

Marta Cerezo Moreno, Nieves Pascual Soler (eds.)

Traces of Aging

Old Age and Memory in Contemporary Narrative

03/2016 32,99 € *

This collection examines how narratives condition the experience of old age departing from Paul Ricoeur's concept of »trace« as the mark of time.

Serializing Age

Maricel Oró-Piqueras, Anita Wohlmann (eds.)

Serializing Age

Aging and Old Age in TV Series

12/2015 39,99 € *

As the first of its kind, this volume explores how American and British TV series frame life narratives of age and aging and how serial storytelling impacts concepts of time.

Popularizing Dementia

Aagje Swinnen, Mark Schweda (eds.)

Popularizing Dementia

Public Expressions and Representations of Forgetfulness

11/2015 39,99 € *

Dementia in popular culture: Forgetfulness is represented, expressed and negotiated in film, literature, arts, and media.

Alive and Kicking at All Ages

Ulla Kriebernegg, Roberta Maierhofer, Barbara Ratzenböck (eds.)

Alive and Kicking at All Ages

Cultural Constructions of Health and Life Course Identity

03/2014 32,99 € *

The linking of age and ill-health is part of a cultural narrative of decline as age is often defined as the absence of good health. Research has shown that we are aged by culture, but we are also culturally made ill when we age.

Aged Young Adults

Anita Wohlmann

Aged Young Adults

Age Readings of Contemporary American Novels and Films

01/2014 33,99 € *

Old at heart – Aged Young Adults takes an uncommon approach to age studies by applying concepts of age and aging to characters who are in their twenties and thirties.

The Ages of Life

Ulla Kriebernegg, Roberta Maierhofer (eds.)

The Ages of Life

Living and Aging in Conflict?

05/2013 ab 26,99 € *

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.

   
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