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The Resource Global aging and challenges to families, editors, Vern L. Bengtson, Ariela Lowenstein

Global aging and challenges to families, editors, Vern L. Bengtson, Ariela Lowenstein

Label
Global aging and challenges to families
Title
Global aging and challenges to families
Statement of responsibility
editors, Vern L. Bengtson, Ariela Lowenstein
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1061
LC item number
.G585 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bengtson, Vern L
  • Lowenstein, Ariela
Series statement
Life course and aging
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Intergenerational relations
  • Older people
  • Aging
  • Aged
  • Aging
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Family Characteristics
  • Family Relations
  • Old Age Assistance
  • Public Policy
  • Socioeconomic Factors
Label
Global aging and challenges to families, editors, Vern L. Bengtson, Ariela Lowenstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Global aging and the challenge to families -- Theoretical perspectives: intergenerational social support in multiple contexts -- Theories about families, organizations, and social supports -- From family groups to personal communities: social capital and social change in the family life of older adults -- Grandparents and grandchildren in family systems: a social-developmental perspective -- Older people and family in social policy -- Theoretical perspectives: the role of intergenerational social support -- Intergenerational transfers in the family: what motivates giving? -- Family characteristics and loneliness among older parents -- Disposable children: on the role of offspring in the construction of conjugal support in later life -- Intrasociety diversity in intergenerational support -- Israeli attitudes about inter vivos transfers -- Social network structure and utilization of formal public support in Israel -- Family transfers and cultural transmissions between three generations in France -- Intrasociety changes in intergenerational support -- Changing roles of the family and state for elderly care: a Confucian perspective -- Intergenerational relationships of Japanese seniors: changing patterns -- "Modernization" and economic strain: the impact of social change on material family support for older people in Ghana -- Intra- and intersociety differences and social change -- Family norms and preferences in intergenerational relations: a comparative perspective -- Role of family for quality of life in old age: a comparative perspective -- Ethnic and cultural differences in intergenerational social support -- Challenges of global aging to families in the twenty-first century
Control code
52214745
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 387 pages
Isbn
9780202306865
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010497
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Global aging and challenges to families, editors, Vern L. Bengtson, Ariela Lowenstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Global aging and the challenge to families -- Theoretical perspectives: intergenerational social support in multiple contexts -- Theories about families, organizations, and social supports -- From family groups to personal communities: social capital and social change in the family life of older adults -- Grandparents and grandchildren in family systems: a social-developmental perspective -- Older people and family in social policy -- Theoretical perspectives: the role of intergenerational social support -- Intergenerational transfers in the family: what motivates giving? -- Family characteristics and loneliness among older parents -- Disposable children: on the role of offspring in the construction of conjugal support in later life -- Intrasociety diversity in intergenerational support -- Israeli attitudes about inter vivos transfers -- Social network structure and utilization of formal public support in Israel -- Family transfers and cultural transmissions between three generations in France -- Intrasociety changes in intergenerational support -- Changing roles of the family and state for elderly care: a Confucian perspective -- Intergenerational relationships of Japanese seniors: changing patterns -- "Modernization" and economic strain: the impact of social change on material family support for older people in Ghana -- Intra- and intersociety differences and social change -- Family norms and preferences in intergenerational relations: a comparative perspective -- Role of family for quality of life in old age: a comparative perspective -- Ethnic and cultural differences in intergenerational social support -- Challenges of global aging to families in the twenty-first century
Control code
52214745
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 387 pages
Isbn
9780202306865
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010497
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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