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The Phenomenology of Aging
Journal of Business Anthropology 4(1), 2015View Article >
Reflections on aging are tied to present-day cultural narratives which challenge our long held beliefs about “getting old.” The ideas of “aging spurts” and “liminality” are offered to grapple with experiences of aging and to engage current cultural conversations and possibilities.
"You May Not Know It, But I'm Black": White Women's Self-Identification as Black
Ethnos 62(2), 1997Download File >
This paper discusses issues of ethnic identity in the U.S., showing how White women within the African American artistic world of jazz draw upon discourses of race and ethnicity in order to construct themselves as Black.