SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM

THEMATIC

Session 051: CRITICAL DIALOGUE: The Social Implications of Power, Privilege, and Well-Being Across Generations
Room: Promenade Suite

Sponsor: Youth, Aging, and the Life Course

Organizer &

Presider: Phyllis Moen, University of Minnesota

Description:  This critical dialogue focuses on the importance of age and life stage as they intersect with other social forces in shaping both constraints and opportunities.

Papers:

“‘Affordable If Your Parents Are Paying for You’: First-generation College Students’ Strategies for Navigating the College Town Housing Market,” Sean Kearney, University of Iowa

“Transfer Students and Degree Attainment: Barriers to Bachelor’s Degree Completion,” Brigit Dyer, Wayne State University

“Ethnic Boundary Shifting of Asian Americans and Arab Americans: A Study in Immigrant Second-generation Adults during Family Formation,” Bonnie H. Ip, The Graduate Center, CUNY

“Doing Aging in Place: An Aperture to the Lived Experiences of Older San Franciscans,” Jarmin C. Yeh, University of California, San Francisco

“Elder Organizers: Experiences of Elders Using Action Research to Respond to Neighborhood Change,” Amie Thurber, Portland State University

“Gender Differences in Cognitive Decline in Korea: Age Changes and Cohort Differences,” Yujin Kim, Kangwon National University