The Resource Aging and loss : mourning and maturity in contemporary Japan, Jason Danely

Aging and loss : mourning and maturity in contemporary Japan, Jason Danely

Label
Aging and loss : mourning and maturity in contemporary Japan
Title
Aging and loss
Title remainder
mourning and maturity in contemporary Japan
Statement of responsibility
Jason Danely
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
By 2030, over 30% of the Japanese population will be 65 or older, foreshadowing the demographic changes occurring elsewhere in Asia and around the world. What can we learn from a study of the aging population of Japan and how can these findings inform a path forward for the elderly, their families, and for policy makers? Based on nearly a decade of research, Aging and Loss examines how the landscape of aging is felt, understood, and embodied by older adults themselves. In detailed portraits, anthropologist Jason Danely delves into the everyday lives of older Japanese adults as they construct
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.260952
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1064.J3
LC item number
D352 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Global Perspectives on Aging
Label
Aging and loss : mourning and maturity in contemporary Japan, Jason Danely
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Series Page ""; ""Title Page ""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""Part I. Loss""; ""1. Loss, Abandonment, and Aesthetics""; ""2. The Weight of Loss: Experiencing Aging and Grief""; ""Part II. Mourning""; ""3. Landscapes of Mourning: Constructing Nature and Kinship""; ""4. Temporalities of Loss: Transience and Yielding""; ""5. Passing It On: Circulating Aging Narratives""; ""Part III. Abandonment and Care""; ""6. Aesthetics of Failed Subjectivity""; ""Part IV: Hope""; ""7. Care and Recognition: Encountering the Other World""
  • ""8. The Heart of Aging: An Afterword""""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""About the Author""
Control code
ocn898125710
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813565170
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt1359ncc
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not applicable
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.b33767415
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898125710
  • jstor0813565189

Library Locations

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