ERIC Number: EJ299147
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Older Adults' Participation in University Classes: Cognitive, Morale, and Family Correlates.
Dellmann-Jenkins, Mary M.; Papalia-Finlay, Diane E.
Educational Gerontology, v9 n5-6 p501-09 Sep-Dec 1983
Compared 21 older married couples with one spouse attending university classes to 33 control couples to examine the impact of university involvement on attitudes toward aging and marital relations. Results showed students valued intrinsic more than extrinsic incentives, had more positive attitudes toward aging, and felt minimal marital impact. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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