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ERIC Number: EJ458899
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
Same-Gender and Cross-Gender Friendships among the Frail Elderly.
O'Connor, Pat
Gerontologist, v33 n1 p24-30 Feb 1993
Examined same-gender and cross-gender friendships of 22 elderly Social Service Department clients in England. Findings raise issues about importance of cross-gender friendships to the housebound, about gender differentiation within friendships, and about different characteristics of the two kinds of friendships. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)