ERIC Number: EJ448127
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Academics and the Transition to Retirement.
Dorfman, Lorraine T.
Educational Gerontology, v18 n4 p343-63 Jun 1992
Interviews with 104 university professors just before and a year after retirement showed that health; rated importance of teaching, research, and consulting roles; and leisure activities related to satisfaction before and after retirement. The most consistent predictor of satisfaction before retirement was self-perceived health and after retirement, importance of creative work. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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