This work is a guide to the study of cultural traditions by and about elders and aging, featuring an annotated list of over 1,500 references covering a broad range of subjects.
ISBN10 : 9780313298974 , ISBN13 : 0313298971
Page Number : 283
Participants in the Jewish Labor Movement in the United States constructed a "folk ideology"--a unique synthesis of radical politics and symbols borrowed from Jewish tradition--and crafted a "folk his
ISBN10 : 9780897896177 , ISBN13 : 0897896173
Page Number : 248
Demonstrates how personal ideals and political commitments are sustained throughout a lifetime in spite of changes in institutions and community.
ISBN10 : 9780275950453 , ISBN13 : 027595045X
Page Number : 293
ISBN10 : 9780252061943 , ISBN13 : 0252061942
Page Number : 192
Presents an A-to-Z reference to American folklore with articles on folk heroes, authors, significant historical events, cultural groups, social aspects and more.
ISBN10 : 1438129793 , ISBN13 : 9781438129792
Page Number : 468
Filled with brilliant insights and tantalizing leads.--
ISBN10 : 9780812210132 , ISBN13 : 0812210131
Page Number : 316
Contains over 500 articles Ranging over foodways and folksongs, quiltmaking and computer lore, Pecos Bill, Butch Cassidy, and Elvis sightings, more than 500 articles spotlight folk literature, music,
ISBN10 : 113557877X , ISBN13 : 9781135578770
Page Number : 812
The potential of stem cells for healing and disease prevention in all fields of medicine is tremendous and has revolutionized the high-tech biomedical research. In this book, many of the most prominen
ISBN10 : 9783642118654 , ISBN13 : 3642118658
Page Number : 547
Since the first suffering supplicant offered a prayer to his god or the first mother cradled an ailing child in her caring arms, we have witnessed how human health and healing goes beyond any inventor
ISBN10 : 9781420082906 , ISBN13 : 1420082906
Page Number : 446
A one-of-a-kind collection of anthropological research on nursing homes compiled with the purpose of developing a theory of the culture of long term care.
ISBN10 : 9780897894227 , ISBN13 : 0897894227
Page Number : 251