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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (139): 166–177.
Published: 01 January 2021
... 1969 the prominent psychiatrist Robert Butler coined the term ageism to describe the kinds of discrimination that elderly people faced as analogous to racism. 10 Maggie Kuhn, the instantly iconic founder of the Gray Panthers, understood the power of this language for catalyzing action and brought...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (139): 13–36.
Published: 01 January 2021
...: Ageism is an important problem with plural meanings. It can mean discrimination against or stereotyping of older people in employment, housing, services, or law, as Robert Butler initially introduced the term in 1968. 8 But it can also mean fear of older people, who become devalued as threatening...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (139): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2021
...: Toward a Critical Gerontology , edited by Cole Thomas R. , Achenbaum W. Andrew , Jakobi Patricia , Kastenbaum Robert , 3 – 19 . New York : Springer , 1993 . Barrett Anne , Michael Cherish , and Padavic Irene . “ Calculated Ageism: Generational Sacrifice as...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (139): 145–165.
Published: 01 January 2021
... identity to the waged workplace. This view ascribed honor and dignity to productive labor but inversely suggested that those who did not perform this kind of labor lacked such qualities. In this sense, the labor leaders’ perspective shared much with the ideology of ageism that permeated the Yerba Buena...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (139): 178–199.
Published: 01 January 2021
... negative stereotypes of old women and reclaim the figure of the “crone” or “hag,” many older lesbians felt frustrated with the ageism of young women in the lesbian and feminist movements. 23 Barbara MacDonald, a seventy-year-old lesbian social worker, critiqued young feminists in her book Look Me in...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (139): 75–102.
Published: 01 January 2021
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 229–252.
Published: 01 May 1984
... recall that even in Auschwitz people made jokes and created art. There is also the humor tightrope of racism, sexism, ageism, and the like. Since there are few rules to the game, the Chicago Comic Book Project went by"fee1." If it didn't feel right, we took a serious look at the panel. Of...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (137): 96–118.
Published: 01 May 2020
... that is all the more beguiling because it seems so natural” ( “The Trouble with Wilderness,” 214 ). 5. Teen Vogue’ s content starkly reveals the sexism, racism, and ageism structuring these perceptions. Particularly since Trump’s election, the magazine has been a consistent source of...