ERIC Number: EJ289431
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Older Women, the Student Role and Mental Health.
Hooper, Judith O.; Traupmann, Jane A.
Educational Gerontology, v9 n2-3 p233-42 Mar-Jun 1983
Compared 106 middle-aged student (outwardly oriented) and nonstudent (home oriented) women on attitudes toward age, perceived happiness and satisfaction, perceived physical health, number and severity of depressing symptoms, self-esteem, and autonomy. The student group reported better health, fewer and less severe depressive symptoms, and higher autonomy. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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