ERIC Number: EJ299264
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
A Taxonomy of Well-Being for Small-Town Elderly: A Case for Rural Diversity.
Scheidt, Rick J.
Gerontologist, v24 n1 p84-90 Feb 1984
Describes the development of a taxonomy of social and psychological well-being for 900 elderly small town residents. Compares the four largest groups (partially engaged, fully engaged, disengaged, and frail) in terms of mental and physical health, contact with others, and activity. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A