ERIC Number: EJ302475
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Aging and Family Resources: Availability and Proximity of Kin.
Hays, Judith A.
Gerontologist, v24 n2 p149-53 Apr 1984
Examined availability of children and siblings to a judgement sample of persons 45 and older drawn from a newspaper obituary section. Although 76.6 percent of the total were survived by nearby children or siblings, 24.7 percent of descendants 65 and over had no surviving children or siblings residing nearby. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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