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ERIC Number: EJ279186
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Mar
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Aged Parents and Their Widowed Daughters: A Support Relationship.
Bankoff, Elizabeth A.
Journal of Gerontology, v38 n2 p226-30 Mar 1983
Examined the role of social support from parents and others for the psychological well-being of 98 widows. Survey results showed aged parents were the most crucial sources of support; support from others was virtually ineffective. This research suggests important ways middle-aged children may depend upon elderly parents. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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