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PAAGE: Discussion Piece #3 – The Future of Technology in Care

In the media, robots are sensationalized as the future of senior care. Research and development in this area receive a lot of funding and public interest. During the nearly two years I spent researching in Japan, a nation celebrated for being at the cutting edge of high-tech senior care, I saw a number of technical […]

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, […]

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