ERIC Number: EJ654920
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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The Transformation of Retirement in Twentieth-Century America: From Discontent to Satisfaction.
Hardy, Melissa A.
Generations, v26 n2 p9-16 Sum 2002
Investigates changes in retirement patterns in the 20th century through two lenses: as nonemployment and as leisure in the postwar economy. Discusses the shifting financial liability for retirement as the number of retirees rises in proportion to the number of workers, causing additional changes in retirement patterns and social security. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Social Security