The Cultural Model of Ageing: The Australian Conceptualisation of the Third Age

Kate Burridge, Farzad Sharifian, Keith Allan, Réka Benczes (2014-2016). Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Grant. Project title: The Cultural Model of Ageing: The Australian Conceptualisation of the Third Age.

Papers

Réka Benczes and Kate Burridge: ‘Current attitudes to ageing as reflected in the names of Australian aged care facilities’ http://users.monash.edu.au/~kallan/age/CurrentAttitudes.pdf

Réka Benczes, Keith Allan, Kate Burridge, Farzad Sharifian: ‘Ageing and Cognitive Linguistics: What Naming Practices Reveal about Underlying Cultural Conceptualisations’. Power point slides for the 13th International Cognitive Linguitics Conference, Northumbira University 20-26 July 2015 http://users.monash.edu.au/~kallan/age/iclc.pdf

Keith Allan, Réka Benczes, Kate Burridge, Farzad Sharifian: ‘Ageing and Cognitive Linguistics: What Naming Practices Reveal about Underlying Cultural Conceptualisations’. Poster for the 14th International Pragmatics Conference, Antwerp 26-31 July 2015 http://users.monash.edu.au/~kallan/age/Poster.pdf

Data base of ageing terms, compiled by Réka Benczes (this Excel file will download to your computer) http://users.monash.edu.au/~kallan/age/db1.xlsx

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