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ERIC Number: EJ236328
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Dec
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Perspectives on the Childless Rural Elderly: A Comparative Analysis.
Kivett, Vira R.; Learner, R. Max
Gerontologist, v20 n6 p708-16 Dec 1980
Results showed few social, economic, or psychological consequences as a result of childlessness. Changes in the life situations of childless adults would appear to leave this group with limited alternatives. The findings provide evidence of the need to strengthen the informal helping networks of older adults. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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