ERIC Number: EJ416246
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Homesharing: How Social Exchange Helps Elders Live at Home.
Danigelis, Nicholas L.; Fengler, Alfred P.
Gerontologist, v30 n2 p162-70 Apr 1990
Analyzed relationships in traditional and caregiving homesharing arrangements. Respondents in both arrangements expressed satisfaction with basic money and service exchanges. For traditional arrangements, client satisfaction was related to lifestyle fit, social interaction desired and received, and lodger access in provider's home. In caregiving arrangements, satisfaction was related to intensive interpersonal relationship. Stress was particular problem for caregivers. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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