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ERIC Number: EJ140557
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1976
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Black-White Differentials in the Institutionalization of the Elderly: A Temporal Analysis
Kart, Cary S.; Beckham, Barry L.
Social Forces, 54, 4, 901-910, Jun 76
Concludes that socioeconomic factors and racial discrimination account for some of the variation in institutionalization for blacks and whites. Available data are inconclusive as to whether blacks are over represented in mental hospitals because they suffer from greater mental impairment than whites. (Author/AM)
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