ERIC Number: EJ303868
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Friendship Patterns Among Older Women.
Roberto, Karen A.; Scott, Jean Pearson
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v19 n1 p1-10 1984-85
Examined the friendship patterns of older women (N=150). Results indicated the older widowed women received more help from their friends than did married older women. In addition, significant differences in the morale of the older women were found according to the equity of helping behaviors with friends. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Council on Family Relations (43rd, Milwaukee, WI, October, 1981).