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Preview of Anthropology & Aging, Vol 41, no.1 (Feb/March 2020)

Anthropology & Aging Vol 41 no. 1 is nearly ready! Here is a quick preview of some of the exciting contents. Debating “Good” Care: The Challenges of Dementia Care in Shanghai, China Yan Zhang The increasing number of dementia sufferers in China has transformed dementia care from a private issue to a public concern. Nationwide […]

Good news from AAGE!

Greetings AAGE folks! Want some positive news on this Brexelection day? Read on…  CFP: June 27-28 2020, AAGE Conference! Save the date! AAGE will be holding a standalone conference on “Aging and Social Justice” at the University of Toronto, June 27-28 2020! Please respond to our CFP by February 17th. 2020, and please share widely! Conference committee members: Jason Danely, Jean […]

AAGE 2020 Conference in Toronto!

Call for Abstracts Association for Anthropology, Gerontology, and the Lifecourse (AAGE)  Conference: “Aging and Social Justice” June 27-28, 2020 Victoria College, University of Toronto Toronto, Ontario CANADA This conference will bring together emerging and established scholars including intervention researchers in the field of aging and anthropology, developing opportunities to further collaborate and strengthen our specialist […]

AAGE guide to #AAACASCA 2019!!

AAGE and AAA Age and the Life Course Interest Group joint events The AAA meeting is coming up soon and promises to be bigger than ever! Take a look at our curated guide to the meeting or download and take with you. PDF below CLICK TO DOWNLOAD PDF OF GUIDE Interlocutor Session: Parin Dossa The […]

Anthropology & Aging, new issue just published!

The latest issue of Anthropology & Aging 40(2) has just been published. The special issue Energy and Aging in the Danish Welfare State: Ethnographic Explorations of an Omnipresent but Forgotten Concept is guest edited by Henrik Hvenegaard Mikkelsen, Nete Schwennesen, and Aske Juul Lassen (University of Copenhagen). The issue includes an introduction by the guest editors and several thought-provoking […]

Older men, long-term caregivers – by Carlos Chirinos

Older men long-term caregivers: Exploring domestic and conjugal care during disability and illness in Levante Spain My thesis project tries to understand the relationships of domestic care in situations of illness and disability, situating it as a co-construction based on localized experiences. With this, I try to understand the cultural system that is built through […]

Search for Co-Editor at Anthropology & Aging

Anthropology & Aging (ISSN 2374-2267), the only peer-reviewed journal focusing on the anthropology and aging and the life course, plays a vital role as a resource for sharing theoretical, methodological, and empirical breakthroughs in our field. [] All issues are free and open-access, published twice a year by the University Library Systems (ULS) with the […]