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ERIC Number: EJ362753
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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ISSN: ISSN-0036-0112
The Farm Crisis: Patterns and Impacts of Financial Distress Among Iowa Farm Families.
Bultena, Gordon; And Others
Rural Sociology, v51 n4 p436-48 Win 1986
Survey of 1,040 Iowa farm operators found persons most at risk of forced displacement from farming were younger, better educated, large-scale operators who leveraged assets during the 1970's. Analysis linked financial hardship with perceived changes in quality of life, personal/familial stress, and family-life patterns. Discusses implications for sociological research. (LFL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Iowa