Multicultural Aging

posted Mon, 2018-04-09 16:55
We talk much less about people who were doing fine until they weren’t, people who had career choices, good jobs and decent incomes, until the wheels came off in their late 40s, 50s or 60s.
posted Thu, 2018-03-01 19:39
Older adults are more likely to restrict their driving in bad weather, at night, or on high speed roads than their younger counterparts.
posted Thu, 2018-03-01 15:30
A first-generation Asian American employs a duo of paradigms to reflect on aging, identity, and culture.
posted Wed, 2018-02-28 17:52
A major late-life change returns an entrepreneur to her social activism roots.
posted Wed, 2018-02-28 17:25
How one gerontologist’s way of thinking shifted parallel to changes in feminist philosophy and its embrace of intersectionality.
posted Wed, 2018-02-28 15:59
How and why four feminists came together to foster intergenerational activism around ageism.
posted Wed, 2018-02-28 15:35
Intersecting inequalities influence how we age, through dimensions such as income and health.
posted Thu, 2018-02-22 23:25
Older women, who tend to live longer than men and face greater economic, health, and social challenges, will also likely be left behind by current policy decisions.
posted Thu, 2018-02-22 15:14
The Winter 2017­–18 issue of Generations lays out the physical, psychological, cultural, and economic realities of aging as a woman in contemporary American society.
posted Fri, 2018-01-26 17:31
Jessica Bruder, 39, an adjunct professor in the New York–based Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, set out to write a book about a 21st century labor issue, chronicling itinerant workers who toil for companies like Amazon and other seasonal employers.