SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Friday, August 9

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:10 PM


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.


“‘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