Month: September 2013

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The Association of Anthropology and Gerontology will be holding elections for President-Elect and Secretary. Members will receive an email soon with a link to an online ballot.  If your membership is current and you do not receive an email by Sept 27th, please contact AAGE.

Anthropology & Aging Quarterly People

Co-Editors-in-Chief Jason Danely (Oxford Brookes University, UK) Philip Kao (University of Pittsburgh) Portfolio Editor Jonathan Skinner (University of Roehampton, UK) Book Reviews Editor Joann Kovacich (University of Phoenix)   Editorial Advisory Board Steven Albert (University of Pittsburgh) Leslie Carlin (University of Toronto) Judith Corr (Grand Valley State University) Howie Giles (University of California, Santa Barbara) […]

PORTFOLIO

Anthropology & Aging Quarterly Volume 34, issue 3 (September 2013) pp.135-140 Fascinating Wisdom: “The Solon Senior Project” Judy Takács, Painter Download full high quality printable PDF here: AAQ34(3)TAKACS-hires If the delicious signs of aging were considered fascinating and revered in our culture, how would they be honored in art? What if every pucker and fold […]

The Familial Dyad between Aged Patients and Filipina Caregivers in Israel

Anthropology & Aging Quarterly Volume 34, issue 3 (September 2013) pp.126-134 The Familial Dyad between Aged Patients and Filipina Caregivers in Israel: Eldercare, Bodily-based Practices, and the Jewish Family Keren Mazuz Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Download full PDF here: AAQ34(3)MAZUZ Abstract As the population in the US ages, there […]

The Uncertain Bodies and Spaces of Aging in Place

Anthropology & Aging Quarterly Volume 34, issue 3 (September 2013) pp.113-125 The Uncertain Bodies and Spaces of Aging in Place Lauren Penney School of Anthropology, University of Arizona Download full PDF here: AAQ34(3)PENNEY Abstract In the United States, “aging in place” has been established as the preferred method of aging. This article examines the work, […]

Population Aging as the Social Body in Representation and Real Life

Anthropology & Aging Quarterly Volume 34, issue 3 (September 2013) pp.100-112 Population Aging as the Social Body in Representation and Real Life Alexandra Crampton Department of Social and Cultural Sciences, Marquette University Download full PDF here: AAQ34(3)CRAMPTON Abstract This article uses three levels of body analysis as presented by Nancy Scheper-Hughes and Margaret Lock to […]

Active Aging: Hiking, Health, and Healing

Anthropology & Aging Quarterly Volume 34, issue 3 (September 2013) pp.87-99 Active Aging: Hiking, Health, and Healing Rodney Steadman, Department of Anthropology, University of Alberta Candace I.J. Nykiforuk, Centre for Health Promotion Studies, School of Public Health, University of Alberta Helen Vallianatos, Department of Anthropology, University of Alberta Download full PDF here: AAQ34(3)STEADMAN Abstract This […]

Postmenopausal Health and Disease from the Perspective of Evolutionary Medicine

Anthropology & Aging Quarterly Volume 34, issue 3 (September 2013) pp.61-86 Postmenopausal Health and Disease from the Perspective of Evolutionary Medicine Andrew W. Froehle Department of Community Health, Boonshoft School of Medicine Wright State University Download PDF version here: AAQ34(3)FROEHLE Abstract Menopause normally occurs between 45-55 years of age, marks the end of a woman’s […]

BOOK REVIEWS

Anthropology & Aging Quarterly Volume 34, issue 3 (September 2013) Download PDF of entire book reviews section here: AAQ34(3)BOOK-REVS Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics 2010-2013 Volume 30, 2010: Focus on Biobehavioral Perspectives on Health in Late Life (Keith E. Whitfield, ed.) Linda J. Keilman , Michigan State University Volume 31, 2011: Pathways Through the […]

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