Anthropology and Aging: Comprehensive Reviews by Robert L. Rubinstein

By Robert L. Rubinstein

This publication used to be conceived as a undertaking of the organization for Anthropology and Gerontology, a multidisciplinary and overseas association, shaped in 1978, that's devoted to the exploration and knowing of getting older inside of and around the range of human cultures. the point of view of the organization is holistic, comparative and foreign. club is drawn from either educational and utilized sectors and contains the social and organic sciences, drugs, city making plans, coverage reviews, social paintings and the advance, management and provision of companies for the elderly. information regarding club might be received from Dr. Eunice Boyer, division of Sociology and Anthropology, Carthage collage, Kenosha, Wisconsin WI, 53141 united states. Vll ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS In a collective firm reminiscent of this, there are various those that have helped us alongside the best way. Many participants of the organization for Anthropology and Gerontology and plenty of different colleagues gave us suggestion, learn and commented on drafts of papers and another way supported this undertaking. The editors and person authors want to recognize the subsequent for his or her aid and aid; Baine B. Alexander, Steve Albert, C. C. Ballew, Diana Bethel, Jacob Climo, Ann Dill, Jean De Rousseau, Nancy Foner, Doris Francis, Mel Goldstein, Ralph Garruto, Tony Glascock, Charlotte Ikels, Sharon Kaufman, Jeanie Kayser-Jones, S. Loth, Mark Luborsky, Linda Mitteness, Corinne Nydegger, J. D. Pearson, David Plath, J. P. Ritchie, Phil Stafford, Rachael Stark, Maria Vesperi, Marjorie Schweitzer, Jay Sokolovsky, Toni Tripp Reimer, Martin Whyte, and Connie Wolfsen. ix ROBERT L.

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