ERIC Number: ED254487
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Mar
Australian Family Research Conference Proceedings (Canberra, Australia, November 23-25, 1983). Volume V: Support Networks.
Institute of Family Studies, Melbourne (Australia).
This fifth volume in a series of volumes containing the proceedings of the 1983 Australian Family Research Conference deals with support networks. Papers and authors included are: "Blood Ties and Gender Roles: Adult Children Who Care for Aged Parents" (Hal L. Kendig), "Family Care Policies: Findings from a Survey of Carers" (David Kinnear and Christine Rossiter), "'I Don't Need More Help--at the Moment': Orientations of the Frail Aged toward Planning for Future Custodial Care" (Alice T. Day), "Family Support Networks and Use of Formal Services in Geelong" (Peter d'Abbs), "Family Life Stage: The Neglected Divider" (Lyn Richards and Jan Salmon), "Continuity and Change in Vietnamese Families in Perth, WA" (Joan Knowles), "Adult Siblings of the Handicapped: Early Family Relationships" (Maggie Kirkman), "Measuring the Effect of a Home-Support Service on Mothers Caring for an Intellectually Handicapped Child" (Heather Brown and Tim Anstey), and "Social Networks and Conjugal Role Organisation: Qualifying the Bott Hypothesis" (Janeen Baxter and Stephen Mugford). (RM)
Descriptors: Disabilities, Family Life, Family Problems, Family Relationship, Family (Sociological Unit), Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Helping Relationship, Long Range Planning, Older Adults, Parent Child Relationship, Parents, Siblings, Social Change, Social Networks, Social Science Research, Social Support Groups, Vietnamese People
Institute of Family Studies, 766 Elizabeth St., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3000 ($8.00 each; $50 for seven volumes).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute of Family Studies, Melbourne (Australia).
Identifiers - Location: Australia