ERIC Number: EJ379858
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Formal Group Communication with Older Adults: A Research Imperative.
Klinger-Vartabedian, Laurel C.
Journal of Applied Communication Research, v15 n1-2 p67-76 Spr-Fall 1987
Examines the "social interaction" of older adults as a communication phenomenon which influences self-concept. Explores older adult group processes, and gives specific applications of group methods. Suggests the importance of assessing and applying communication constructs to research on detection and prevention of social isolation through formal group interaction. (MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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