Ageism : stereotyping and prejudice against older persons / edited by Todd D. Nelson.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
Second edition.
Published/​Created
  • Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2017]
  • ©2017
Description
viii, 365 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

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Editor
Notes
Revised edition of Ageism, c2002.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Origins of ageism -- Ageism in childhood / Yoav S. Bergmag -- Implicit ageism / Maria Clara P. de Paula Couto and Dirk Wentura -- Succession, consumption, and identity : prescriptive ageism domains / Michael S. North and Susan T. Fiske -- How our mortal fate contributes to ageism : a terror management perspective / Jeff Greenberg, Peter Helm, Molly Maxfield, and Jeff Schimel -- Effects of ageism -- Ageism and elder mistreatment : talking the talk but not walking the walk / Lynn McDonald -- Ageism and the helping professions / Sarah H. Kagan -- The nature and effects of patronizing speech on older adults / Daphne B. Bugental and Jessica A. Hehman -- Age discrimination and older workers / Barbara Griffin, Piers Bayl-Smith, and Jennifer P. Barbour -- Applications -- What's holding us back? Ageism in higher education / Susan Krauss Whitbourne and Joann M. Montepare -- Cross-cultural differences in ageism / Ehud Bodner -- Combating ageism / Laura Shannonhouse, Amanda Rumsey, and Mary Chase Mize.
ISBN
  • 9780262533409 ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
  • 0262533405 ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
LCCN
2016041473
OCLC
969153407
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