ERIC Number: EJ435507
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Sentiment and Services: Models of Intergenerational Relationships in Mid-life.
Aldous, Joan; Klein, David M.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v53 n3 p595-608 Aug 1991
Tested models of intergenerational relationships using interview and questionnaire data from 124 couples in their early/mid-60s. Results indicated role context rather than role strain or role enhancement characterized competing-loyalties model. Family size had little effect on findings. Variables from size-constraint and familistic models indicated how elements of choice and obligation affected parents' services. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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