ERIC Number: EJ301043
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Widowhood as a Life Transition: Its Impact on Kinship Ties.
Anderson, Trudy B.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v46 n1 p105-14 Feb 1984
Explores the impact of marital status upon the primary kinship ties of older women (N=132). Results suggested that siblings, particularly sisters, and extended kin are important elements of the family life of older women who have lost their husbands through death. (LLL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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