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ERIC Number: EJ160240
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Attitudes Toward Old Age and Aging as Shown by Humor
Davies, Leland J.
Gerontologist, 17, 3, 220-225, Jun 77
Negative attitudes, as expressed in humor, to aging, old age, and death were found by analysis of jokes in currently available jokebook anthologies. In particular, very negative attitudes to aging of women were found. Some ambivalence in attitude was discovered. (Author)
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