Representing Ageing

Images and Identities

  • Virpi Ylänne

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Virpi Ylänne
      Pages 1-16
  3. Age-Targeted and Advertising Images

  4. Appearance, Clothing and Fashion Images

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. Laura Hurd Clarke, Alexandra Korotchenko
      Pages 103-114
    3. Caroline Holland, Richard Ward
      Pages 115-131
  5. Self, Family and Community Images

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 232-258

About this book


This collection critically examines twenty-first century representations of ageing, focusing on various media images and discourses as well as individuals' own experiences and self-presentations of ageing, drawing on innovative new empirical data.


aging community Generation identity media Othering women

Editors and affiliations

  • Virpi Ylänne
    • 1
  1. 1.Cardiff UniversityUK

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