Aging and the Body in Everyday Life

Saturday, July 19, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:20 AM
Room: Booth 40
RC11 Sociology of Aging (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Laura HURD CLARKE, University of British Columbia, Canada
Gender, Ageing and Everyday Life: Visually Representing the Body (Oral Presentation)
Wendy MARTIN, Brunel University, United Kingdom; Katy PILCHER, Aston University, United Kingdom

Older Bodies, Dancing Together: Gender, Embodiment and Aesthetics in a Canadian Square Dance Club (Oral Presentation)
Liza MCCOY, University of Calgary, Canada; Barbara SCHNEIDER, University of Calgary, Canada

Dress and the Embodiment of Age in Everyday Life (Oral Presentation)
Julia TWIGG, University of Kent, United Kingdom

Women and Aging: Appearance and Age Appropriateness (Oral Presentation)
Rachel THORPE, La Trobe University, Australia

Alcohol, the Body and Gender in Later Life (Oral Presentation)
Clare HOLDSWORTH, Keele University, UK, United Kingdom

The Meaning and the Role of Clothing for Elderly Women (Distributed Paper)
Shizuko KATAGIRI, Kagoshima University, Japan

Bodily Practices of Elderly and the Methodology of Oral History (Distributed Paper)
Leticia ALVARES, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil

Corps En Mouvement : L'expérience De La Marche Chez Les Femmes aînées Immigrantes à Montréal (Distributed Paper)
Mathilde PLARD, CNRS - University of Angers, France; Anne QUENIART, UQAM, Canada; Michèle CHARPENTIER, UQAM, Canada

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