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The Resource Other ways of growing old : anthropological perspectives, edited by Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell

Other ways of growing old : anthropological perspectives, edited by Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell

Label
Other ways of growing old : anthropological perspectives
Title
Other ways of growing old
Title remainder
anthropological perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.2/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1370 L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GN485
LC item number
.O83
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
AA5528
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Amoss, Pamela
  • Harrell, Stevan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
Label
Other ways of growing old : anthropological perspectives, edited by Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell -- Evolutionary perspectives on human aging / Kenneth M. Weiss -- "Nepotists" and "altruists" / Sarah Blaffer Hrdy -- "The old people give you life" / Megan Biesele and Nancy Howell -- Old age among the Chipewyan / Henry S. Sharp -- The elderly Asmat of New Guinea / Peter W. Van Arsdale -- Old age in Gwembe District, Zambia / Elizabeth Colson and Thayer Scudder -- Respected elder or old person / James D. Nason -- Growing in respect / N. Nazif Shahrani -- Growing old in rural Taiwan / Stevan Harrell -- Old age in a south Indian village / Paul G. Hiebert -- Coast Salish elders / Pamela T. Amoss
Control code
ocm07351470
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 270 pages
Isbn
9780804711531
Lccn
79066056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)07351470
Label
Other ways of growing old : anthropological perspectives, edited by Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Pamela T. Amoss and Stevan Harrell -- Evolutionary perspectives on human aging / Kenneth M. Weiss -- "Nepotists" and "altruists" / Sarah Blaffer Hrdy -- "The old people give you life" / Megan Biesele and Nancy Howell -- Old age among the Chipewyan / Henry S. Sharp -- The elderly Asmat of New Guinea / Peter W. Van Arsdale -- Old age in Gwembe District, Zambia / Elizabeth Colson and Thayer Scudder -- Respected elder or old person / James D. Nason -- Growing in respect / N. Nazif Shahrani -- Growing old in rural Taiwan / Stevan Harrell -- Old age in a south Indian village / Paul G. Hiebert -- Coast Salish elders / Pamela T. Amoss
Control code
ocm07351470
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxi, 270 pages
Isbn
9780804711531
Lccn
79066056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)07351470

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