ERIC Number: EJ624398
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Contribution of Hope to the Quality of Life among Aging African Americans: 1980-1992.
Adams, Virgil H., III; Jackson, James S.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v50 n4 p279-95 2000
Examines age differences between 1979-80 and 1992 in the quality of life of African Americans using data from the National Survey of Black Americans and the role of hope in accounting for variance in general well being. Across waves in all age cohorts, family satisfaction and contact with friends were most important in contributing to life satisfaction. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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