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ERIC Number: EJ150034
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Stratum Contrasts and Similarities in Attitudes Toward Death
Bengtson, Vern L.; And Others
Journal of Gerontology, 32, 1, 76-88, Jan 77
Survey and ethnographic data were used to explore attitudes toward death among members of varying social categories defined by race, age, social class, and sex. Analysis by age resulted in substantial differences, with middle-aged respondents (45-54 years) expressing greatest fears of death and the elderly (65-74) reflecting the least. (Author)
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