Symbolism of Globalization, Development, and Aging
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Binding: Trade Cloth
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.60" tall
This book looks at the symbolic side of globalization, development, and aging. Many of the dimensions that are discussed represent updates of past debates but some are entirely new. In particular, globalization is accompanied by subtle social imagery that profoundly shapes the way institutions and identities are imagined. The process of aging and persons sense of identity is no exception. The underlying assumptions that pervade globalization inform how critical dimensions of aging are discussed and institutionalized. The application of marketplace imagery, for example, may impact attempts for holism in how aging is studied and the prospects for human agency during the aging process. This More...
JOHN W. MURPHY is Professor of Sociology at the University of Miami. His areas of interest are social philosophy and Latin American thought.
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