ERIC Number: EJ364574
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Role Strain in Mother-Daughter Relationships in Later Life.
Scharlach, Andrew E.
Gerontologist, v27 n5 p627-31 Oct 1987
Used role theory perspective to examine how women's perceived filial role strain can affect their relationships with their elderly mothers. Results from 40 middle-aged women and 24 of their mothers showed that women who reported greater role strain had poorer quality mother-daughter relationships. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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