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The Resource From elder to ancestor : old age, death and inheritance in modern Korea, David Prendergast

From elder to ancestor : old age, death and inheritance in modern Korea, David Prendergast

Label
From elder to ancestor : old age, death and inheritance in modern Korea
Title
From elder to ancestor
Title remainder
old age, death and inheritance in modern Korea
Statement of responsibility
David Prendergast
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Prendergast, David
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Global Oriental monograph series (Korea)
Series volume
v. 1
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  • Older people
  • Old age
  • Family
Label
From elder to ancestor : old age, death and inheritance in modern Korea, David Prendergast
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [172]-179) and index
Contents
Family and society in modern South Korea -- Landscapes of Puan -- Filial piety and the structural construction of kin responsibilities -- Residence and retirement in theory and practice -- Ties that bind : marriage, gender and the care of the elderly -- Village funerals in Puan County : the creation and care of ancestors -- Recent transformations in Korean mortuary practices -- Inheritance and the Korean family -- Concluding remarks: Korea's looming ageing population crisis
Control code
ocm59714511
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 185 p.
Isbn
9781901903430
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
From elder to ancestor : old age, death and inheritance in modern Korea, David Prendergast
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [172]-179) and index
Contents
Family and society in modern South Korea -- Landscapes of Puan -- Filial piety and the structural construction of kin responsibilities -- Residence and retirement in theory and practice -- Ties that bind : marriage, gender and the care of the elderly -- Village funerals in Puan County : the creation and care of ancestors -- Recent transformations in Korean mortuary practices -- Inheritance and the Korean family -- Concluding remarks: Korea's looming ageing population crisis
Control code
ocm59714511
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 185 p.
Isbn
9781901903430
Other physical details
ill., maps

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