ERIC Number: EJ327558
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Older Women: An Overlooked Resource in Development.
Gibson, Mary Jo
Ageing International, v12 n4 p12-15,20 Win 1985-86
This article provides an overview of the contributions made by older women to social and economic development in the Third World, as well as how the forces of modernization are affecting their roles and status in society. Discusses the definition of "older woman," labor force participation, income, and family roles. (CT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Available from International Federation on Ageing, 1909 K Street, NW, Washington, DC 20049.