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Holmes, Lowell D. (Lowell Don) 1925-2010

Overview
Works: 30 works in 85 publications in 1 language and 4,117 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  Case studies  Biography  Bibliography  History  Juvenile works 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Contributor
Classifications: HQ1061, 305.26
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Most widely held works by Lowell D Holmes
Quest for the real Samoa : the Mead/Freeman controversy & beyond by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samoan village by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
8 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aging and modernization by Donald O Cowgill ( Book )
7 editions published between 1972 and 1982 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthropology; an introduction by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1987 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz greats : getting better with age by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Other cultures, elder years : an introduction to cultural gerontology by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samoan Islands bibliography by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ta'u : stability and change in a Samoan village by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
5 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Readings in general anthropology by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The modern Samoan family by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Methods in Polynesian ethnography by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthropology, an introduction by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Samoa by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The restudy of Manu'an culture : a problem in methodology by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
5 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Other cultures, elder years by Ellen Rhoads Holmes ( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hailed by The Gerontologist as "extremely well organized, balanced, and impartial" in its first edition. Other Cultures, Elder Years is once again available in a fully revamped second edition. This new edition provides a comprehensive, comparative viewpoint on our knowledge about worldwide patterns of aging. It addresses everything from demography to family relations, from perceptions of the life cycle to the impact of modernization on the aged. Replete with summaries of crucial studies from various parts of the world, Other Cultures, Elder Years also offers three extended case descriptions of Inuit, Samoan, and white American aged as well as an examination of aging patterns among major American ethnic groups
Treasured islands Robert Louis Stevenson in the South Pacific ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces Robert Louis Stevenson's travels through the islands of the South Pacific, and Polynesia focusing particularly on his 5 year stay in Samoa. Discusses the culture, politics, and history of each island during this historical time
Ta'u stability and change in a Samoan village by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The role and status of the aged in a changing Samoa by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
2 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Samoan bibliography by Lowell D Holmes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Coming of old age in Samoa ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An overview of contemporary Samoan culture and family organization. Shows how the elderly are integrated with respect into family and village life and are allowed to engage in useful activities which match their strength and interests. Points out that while the Samoan value system still honors the old, modernization may eventually degrade their status
 
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Alternative Names
Holmes, Lowell D.
Holmes, Lowell Don 1925-2010
Languages
English (75)
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