The absent body - A social gerontological paradox
1996 (English)In: AGEING AND SOCIETY, ISSN 0144-686X, Vol. 16, 701-719 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
This contribution, which is mainly theoretical, focuses on the paradox that, to a considerable extent, the body has been absent from social gerontology, despite the fact that in our culture, ageing is presented both in terms of surface and body and is exp
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS , 1996. Vol. 16, 701-719 p.
absent body; body; dualism; ageless self; personal and social identity; LIFE
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Addresses: Oberg P, UPPSALA UNIV, DEPT SOCIOL, S-75108 UPPSALA, SWEDEN.2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-15