ERIC Number: EJ267879
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Aging, Gender Role, and Friendship.
Hess, Beth B.
Educational Horizons, v60 n4 p155-60 Sum 1982
Contrary to the bonding mystique, there is increasing evidence that women's lives are not lacking in friends nor men's so well-endowed. Women's well-developed interpersonal skills are an asset when events such as spouse's death or retirement require the reconstruction of social networks. (Author/SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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