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Title Aging--stability and change in the family / edited by Robert W. Fogel ... [and others] ; James G. March, editor-in-chief
Published New York : Academic Press, [1981]
©1981

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Description xx, 341 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Aging
Aging.
Contents Overview on aging : some biomedical, social, and behavioral perspectives / Robert N. Butler -- I. Family roles and behavior -- Problems and promises in the social psychology of intergenerational relations / Gunhild O. Hagestad -- The changing nature of life-cycle squeezes : implications for the socioeconomic position of the elderly / Valerie Kincade Oppenheimer -- Aging and becoming an elder : a cross-cultural comparison / John W.M. Whiting -- Historical change in the household structure of the elderly in economically developed societies / Daniel Scott Smith -- Remarriage and intergenerational relations / Frank F. Furstenberg, Jr. -- Historical changes in the timing of family transitions : their impact on generational relations / Tamara K. Hareven -- II. Family and public policy -- An assessment of aid to the elderly : incentive effects and the elderly's role in society / W. Kip Viscusi -- Family roles and social security / Virginia P. Reno -- The family in later life : social structure and social policy / Ethel Shanas and Marvin B. Sussman -- Long-term-care facilites and organization theory : some research suggestions / Patrick E. Connor -- III. Close relationships -- Love and its effect on mental and physical health / Jane Traupmann and Elaine Hatfield -- Marriage relationships and aging / Harold H. Kelley -- Sexual intimacy in aging marital partners / William Griffitt -- Aging and sexuality and the myth of decline / Stephen J. Weiler -- Appendix A Stability and change in the family, March 22-24, 1979, Annapolis, Maryland
Analysis United States Old persons Family life
United States Old persons Family life - Sociological perspectives
Notes Proceedings of a symposium held in Annapolis, Md., Mar. 22-24, 1979
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and indexes
Subject Older people -- Family relationships -- United States.
Older people -- Family relationships -- United States -- Congresses.
Older people -- Government policy -- United States -- Congresses.
Older people -- Government policy -- United States.
Older people -- Sexual behavior -- United States -- Congresses.
Older people -- Sexual behavior -- United States.
Aged.
Family.
Public Policy.
United States.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Fogel, Robert William.
March, James G.
LC no. 81012804
ISBN 0120400030
0120400235 (paperback)
Other Titles Stability and change in the family
Stability and change in the family