PDF pending restoration
ERIC Number: ED178832
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Women in Midlife--Security and Fulfillment (Part I). Compendium of Papers Submitted to the Select Committee on Aging and the Subcommittee on Retirement Income and Employment, House of Representatives, Ninety-Fifth Congress, Second Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Select Committee on Aging.
This collection of 18 papers focuses on problems of women in midlife and how public policy affects this population. Discussed are midlife women's futures, role changes, work and education, displaced homemakers, volunteer work, preparation for retirement, continuing education, work and family, psychological factors, new careers, pensions, the poor, counseling and guidance, mutual help, age discrimination, alternative housing and public office representation. Challenges and prospects for the middle aged are explored. Each paper was written by a recognized scholar in that field and is preceded by a table of contents and an abstract of the paper. (Author/BEF)
Descriptors: Females, Futures (of Society), Guaranteed Income, Hearings, Life Style, Middle Aged Adults, Older Adults, Opinions, Public Policy, Retirement, Security (Psychology)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Select Committee on Aging.
Note: Best copy available; For related document see CG 013 946