ERIC Number: EJ500961
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Mentoring-Reminiscence: A Conceptual and Empirical Analysis.
McGowan, Thomas G.
International Journal of Aging & Human Development, v39 n4 p321-36 1994
Interviews were conducted with home-bound elders who had participated in a three-month, college-based life histories project involving mentoring-reminiscence--reminiscing while occupying the role of mentor to a college student. Ten out of 12 reported that the process was enjoyable, and 4 reported significant improvements in self-image. (JPS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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