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ERIC Number: EJ321955
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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The Feminization of Poverty and Older Women.
Minkler, Meredith; Stone, Robyn
Gerontologist, v25 n4 p351-57 Aug 1985
Examines problems of being old, poor, and female in the United States. Explores structural roots of the feminization of poverty with attention to sexual division of labor, dual labor market economy, and notions of dependency and deservingness in American society. Discusses budget cuts and implications for research, practice, and policy. (Author/NRB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Policymakers
Language: English
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