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ERIC Number: EJ368489
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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The Value of Children to Young and Elderly Parents.
Hoffman, Lois Wladis; And Others
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v25 n4 p309-22 1987
Compared elderly parents with national sample of parents in childbearing years with respect to satisfactions and dissatisfactions of having children. Both groups saw children as satisfying needs for love, companionship, fun, and stimulation. Older group was more likely than younger group to report children fulfilling economic-utility needs. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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