ERIC Number: EJ545547
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Satisfaction with Later Life among Women 60 or Over.
Glass, J. Conrad, Jr.; Jolly, Geraldine R.
Educational Gerontology, v23 n4 p297-314 Jun 1997
Interviews with five white and three African American women ages 66-87 uncovered factors contributing to satisfaction in later life: education, religiosity, positive attitude, volunteerism, and family. Contrary to previous research, good health, income, work life, and leisure were not important factors. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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