ERIC Number: EJ492607
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Reframing Gerontological Thought and Practice: The Case of Grandmothers with Daughters in Prison.
Dressel, Paula L.; Barnhill, Sandra K.
Gerontologist, v34 n5 p685-91 Oct 1994
Uses data from grandmothers with daughters in prison to illustrate need to transcend "either-or" arguments around age as master status; highlight absence of middle generation in growing number of families; and question anti-family premises of generational equity debate. Concludes with recommendations for how researchers and advocates could enhance their commitment to neediest among older population. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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