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Compulsory Youthfulness: Intersections of Ableism and Ageism in “Successful Aging” Discourses

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dc.contributor.author Gibbons, Hailee M.
dc.date.accessioned 2018-08-08T23:52:23Z
dc.date.available 2018-08-08T23:52:23Z
dc.date.issued 2016
dc.identifier.citation Gibbons, H. M. (2016). Compulsory Youthfulness: Intersections of Ableism and Ageism in “Successful Aging” Discourses. Review of Disability Studies: An International Journal, 12(2 & 3).
dc.identifier.issn 1552-9215
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10125/58668
dc.description.abstract This article forwards the theory of compulsory youthfulness as a way to explore how ableism, ageism, and other systems of oppression intersect to produce the societal mandate that people must remain youthful and non-disabled throughout the life course, particularly in a cultural context that holds successful aging as an ideal.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher University of Hawaii at Manoa -- Center on Disability Studies
dc.relation.ispartofseries vol. 12, no. 2 & 3
dc.subject ageism
dc.subject ableism
dc.subject intersectionality
dc.title Compulsory Youthfulness: Intersections of Ableism and Ageism in “Successful Aging” Discourses
dc.type Forums
dc.type.dcmi Text
Appears in Collections: RDS Volume 12, No. 2 & 3


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