A holocultural analysis of old age
Comparative Social Research • Vol/Iss. 3 • Published In • Pages: 311-332 •
By Glascock, Anthony P., Feinman, Susan L.
Documents and Hypotheses Filed By: Kate Cummings Megan Farrer
|"The majority of societies in the ethnographic record have explicit ways of defining the category 'old age'" (315).||Supported|
|Definitions of old age will cluster into a limited number of definitional categories (315).||Supported|
|Distribution will be equal among definitional categories of old age (316).||Not Supported|
|There will be a significant difference in the percentages of definitional categories of old age for males and females (319).||Not Supported|