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    • Female Aging: Between Fiction and Real Life 

      Oró Piqueras, Maricel (Taylor & Francis, 2009)
      Despite the exponential aging of worldwide population, and despite women still living longer than men, prejudicial negative stereotypes and cultural constructs attached to female aging come to the surface time and again ...
    • The Loneliness of the Aging in Two Contemporary Novels 

      Oró Piqueras, Maricel (Oxford University Press on behalf of The Gerontological Society of America, 2014-04-28)
      Purpose of the Study: In The Loneliness of the Dying (1985), sociologist Norbert Elias claims that 'aging' and 'old age' have become frightening, almost taboo terms in Western society because death is increasingly made ...