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ERIC Number: EJ606170
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
Raising Grandchildren: The Experiences of Black and White Grandmothers.
Pruchno, Rachel
Gerontologist, v39 n2 p209-21 Apr 1999
Contrasts the experiences of 398 White and 319 Black grandmothers raising their grandchildren. Similarities include age, education, familial relationship to the grandchild, age of grandchild, and impacts on the grandmother's work life. Differences include marital status, work status, and income. White grandmothers experienced more burden from their caregiving than did Black grandmothers. (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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