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NEIL HENDERSON In "Cultural Values of Normal Senescence, Illness and Death: An Essay in Comparative Gerontology" (1958), von Mering developed a cross-cultural perspective on health and aging outside institutional walls. This article was published in a psychiatry journal. The cross-cultural element gave the reader a way to better conceptualize values about aging in their own society, self and practice. Von Mering also contributed to the now classic Handbook of Aging and the Individual, a chapter titled "Sociocultural Background of the Aging Individual" (von Mering and Wenieger 1959).
Anthropology and Aging: Comprehensive Reviews by Robert L. Rubinstein (auth.), Robert L. Rubinstein PhD, J. Keith, D. Shenk, D. Wieland (eds.)