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No place for old women: a critical inquiry into age in later working life
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2016-02-11)
Western countries currently face pressing demands to transform the labour market participation of older workers, in order to address the pressing economic and social challenges of an ageing population. However, in this article we argue that our understanding of older workers is limited by a dominant discourse that emphasises individuals rather than organisations; and valorises youth as the performative ...
Reproducing the Indigenous: John Møller’s Studio Portraits of Greenlanders in Context
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2016-08-30)
Between 1889 and 1922, John Møller (1867–1935), the first professional Greenlandic photographer, produced more than 3000 glass plate negatives documenting life in Western Greenland around the turn of the twentieth century. Rooted in an internal understanding of self, Møller’s photographs played an important part in the formation of a contemporary image of Greenlandic indigenous identity. At the same ...
Gender, citizenship and dementia care: a scoping review of studies to inform policy and future research
(Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2016-03-17)
Gender is a neglected dimension in public discourse related to people with dementia. Those living with this condition are typically portrayed in policies and strategies in gender neutral terms as ‘people with dementia’ and ‘family carers’ as if gender does not matter, when clearly it does. The purpose of this scoping review was to take stock of knowledge about gender differences in relation to ...