Virtual Interdisciplinary conference: Ageing and Despair

Author: Geen reacties
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Date(s) - 04/09/2020 - 31/12/2020
Hele dag


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Where available, videos will premiere on 4 September 2020 at the times listed below. Additional videos might also be made available. All videos will remain available for public viewing through the end of the calendar year.

9.00am Nigel Biggar, Conference Welcome Message (2:40 min), Frits de Lange, The existential gravity of ageing (36:52 min)
9.45am Els van Wijngaarden, The dark side of ageing: lessons from older people who have a sense that their life is no longer worth living (41:46 min)
10.30am On old age (24:03 min)
11.00am The compression of morbidity and biogerontology: how the yearning for Utopia became medicalised (14:55 min)
11.15am Break
11.30am Bearing the burdens we bare: an indictment of a modern anthropology that burdens ageing persons (37:33 min)
12.15pm Age and wellbeing: ethical implications of the u-curve of happiness (15:01 min)
12.30pm Pandemic, ageing, and agency (34:00 min)
3.00pm Suffering and Response: Directions in Empirical Research (35:23 min)
3.45pm Break
4.00pm Spirituality of Ageing and Integral Human Development: An Intercultural Dimension (21:34 min)
4.30pm Pursuing Success and Spirituality in Ageing (32:03min)
5.15pm Elderhood and Sabbath Rest as Vocation (33:07 min)
6.00pm Death and life: the crafting of Christian resources for living well in the light of mortality” (25:51 min)