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Title: Routledge Handbook of Cultural Gerontology
Authors: Twigg, J
Martin, W
Keywords: Cultural Gerontology;Social welfare;Diverse methodologies
Issue Date: 2015
Publisher: Routledge
Citation: Routledge Handbook of Cultural Gerontology, (2015)
Abstract: Later years are changing under the impact of demographic, social and cultural shifts. No longer confined to the sphere of social welfare, they are now studied within a wider cultural framework that encompasses new experiences and new modes of being. Drawing on influences from the arts and humanities, and deploying diverse methodologies - visual, literary, spatial - and theoretical perspectives Cultural Gerontology has brought new aspects of later life into view. This major new publication draws together these currents including: Theory and Methods; Embodiment; Identities and Social Relationships; Consumption and Leisure; and Time and Space. Based on specially commissioned chapters by leading international authors, the Routledge Handbook of Cultural Gerontology will provide concise authoritative reviews of the key debates and themes shaping this exciting new field.
URI: https://www.routledge.com/products/9780415631143
http://bura.brunel.ac.uk/handle/2438/11855
ISBN: 9780415631143
Appears in Collections:Dept of Clinical Sciences Research Papers

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