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ERIC Number: EJ629014
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0738-7806
"She'll Be on My Heart": Intimacy among Friends.
Blieszner, Rosemary
Generations, v25 n2 p48-54 Sum 2001
Data from a survey of social activities of adults aged 70 or older reflect fairly extensive social involvement, a positive state of affairs given that social activity is crucial to maintaining physical and psychological well-being. Findings affirm the importance of sustaining long-term friendships and social networks of moderate density, homogeneity, and power equality. (JOW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Note: Theme: Intimacy and Aging.