ERIC Number: EJ305234
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Elder Abuse: A Review of the Literature.
Giordano, Nan Hervig; Giordano, Jeffrey A.
Social Work, v29 n3 p232-36 May-Jun 1984
Reviews the literature on elder abuse and examines categories of abuse, the incidence of abuse, and characteristics of the typical abused person. Concluded that the abused person is characteristically a severely impaired woman, aged 75 and over, White, widowed, and living with relatives. (LLL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A