ERIC Number: EJ346748
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Church-based Informal Support Among Elderly Blacks.
Taylor, Robert Joseph; Chatters, Linda M.
Gerontologist, v26 n6 p637-42 Dec 1986
Examined sociodemographic and religiosity factors as predictors of receipt of church-based support among a national sample (n=581) of older black Americans. Frequency of church attendance was the most important predictor of frequency and amount of support. Socioemotional support during illness was the most prevalent form of reported aid. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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