ERIC Number: EJ408200
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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The Structure of Simple Reminiscence.
Merriam, Sharan B.
Gerontologist, v29 n6 p761-67 Dec 1989
Attempted to better delineate nature of simple reminiscence (recall of past experiences). Used constant comparative method to analyze transcripts of older adults' reminiscences and found that the process consists of four elements: selection, immersion, withdrawal, and closure. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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