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  1. 1. Konsten att avstå Framställningar av åldrande och visdom i västeuropeisk litteratur från Cicero till Fredrika Bremer

    Författare :Pär Alexandersson; Uppsala universitet.; [2009]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Literature; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap; Literature; litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning :  This study discusses the tradition of ideal ageing, which emphasizes life-long virtue as an avenue to wisdom. In line with this tradition the senior members of society have been expected to take charge of and to organize their withdrawal from their social engagements, make themselves available to the younger generations needs without (openly) wanting to control them, and impart traditions without insisting that everything remain unchanged. LÄS MER