A postmodern perspective on feminist gerontology.

  title={A postmodern perspective on feminist gerontology.},
  author={Richard E Ray},
  journal={The Gerontologist},
  volume={36 5},
This article argues the need for research in a feminist gerontology that is informed by postmodern and poststructuralist theories. Feminist gerontology is defined and described as part of a larger movement in the field toward critical gerontology. A brief summary of postmodern thought is followed by questions for researchers in gerontology and guidelines for feminist research which is interpretive, interactive, critical, and change-oriented.