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Title Research on adulthood and aging : the human science approach / L. Eugene Thomas, editor.

Publication Info. Albany : State University of New York Press, [1989]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.26 R432R    Check Shelf
Description x, 249 pages ; 24 cm.
Series SUNY series in aging
SUNY series in aging.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Includes index.
Contents Chapter 1: The human science approach to understanding adulthood and aging / L. Eugene Thomas -- The hermeneutical approach --Chapter 2: May Sarton's journals: attachment and separateness in later life / Harry J. Berman -- Chapter 3: Biblical hermeneutics and the aging experience / J. Gordon Harris -- Chapter 4: From quantitative to qualitative reason: a developmental perspective / Allan B. Chinen -- Participant observation -- Chapter 5: Talking about menopause: a dialogic analysis / Mary Gergen -- Chapter 6: The domestic meaning of institutionalization / Jaber F. Gubrium -- The intensive case study -- Chapter 7: Temporality and affect: the personal meaning of well-being / Robert L. Rubinstein -- Qualitative research with older creative adults / Karol Sylcox Ferguson -- Chapter 9: Memory, identity, history and the understanding of dementia / Karl E. Scheibe -- The in-depth interview -- Chapter 10: More than counting years: social aspects of time and the identity of elders / Susan A. Eisenhandler -- Chapter 11: 'Successful aging' among elderly men in England men in England and India: a phenomenological comparison / L. Eugene Thomas and Kim O. Chambers -- Social relationships among the rural elderly: a multimethod approach / Linda A. Wood -- Commentary -- Gerontology with a human face / Harry R. Moody.
Subject Gerontology.
Aging -- Social aspects.
Middle age.
Adaptation, Psychological.
Older people.
Added Author Thomas, L. Eugene, 1932-
ISBN 0791400689
0791400697 paperback
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