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Synonyms for ageism

discrimination against middle-aged and elderly people

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Therefore, the agist attitudes have serious implications for the ways in which men view themselves and their bodies according to the cultural ideal.
These various forms of agist oppression are held together, it is argued, on a widely held but at root economically determined, perception of older people as unproductive and a burden on society as a whole.
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That's a start, so lets get agist and make a really important move.