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Unformatted text preview: Shifting Meanings of Growing Old. Influence of the Mass Media Functionalist perspective Disengagement Theory Activity theory you have to keep yourself busy in order to stay normal. Continuity theory if you were active etc. your whole life you will be that way when you are old too. Conflict Perspective Social Security Legislation Intergenerational Conflict...
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course SOCIOLOGY Dont know taught by Professor Dontknow during the Fall '07 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.
- Fall '07