ERIC Number: EJ238342
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Jan
Age Preferences for Professional Helpers.
Furchtgott, Ernest; Busemeyer, Jerome R.
Journal of Gerontology, v36 n1 p90-92 Jan 1981
For all occupations except clergyman, a relationship between the age of the respondent and preferred age of the professional existed. Older individuals preferred older service providers with one exception, their physician. Highly educated respondents preferred younger physicians. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A