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The Ties of Later Life

1st Edition

By Jon Hendricks

Routledge

234 pages

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Helps you recognise the continuity that runs across the generations from grandparents to grandchildren. This work provides a clear perspective on the actual experiences of the lives of our family and friends.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Kith, Kin and Kind in Later Life More Complexity than Meets the Eye

Jon Hendricks

SECTION I: COUPLEHOOD IN LATER LIFE

Outcomes of Equity/Inequity among Older Spouses

Pat M. Keith, Robert B. Schafer, and Robbyn Wacker Spousal Characteristics as Predictors of Well-Being in Older Couples

Cécile Quirouette and Dolores Pushkar Gold The Long-Term Marriage: Perceptions of Stability and Satisfaction

Robert H. Lauer, Jeanette C. Lauer, and Sarah T. Kerr Husbands' and Wives' Perceptions of Marital Fairness across the Family Life Cycle

Candida C. Peterson Aging Couples and Disability Management

A. Grand, A. Grand-Filaire,and J. Pous

SECTION II: A UNION BROKEN

Widowhood in Elderly Women: Exploring its Relationship to Community Integration, Hassles, Stress, Social Support, and Social Support Seeking

Julie Pellman The Impact of Religious Orientation in Conjugal Bereavement among Older Adults

Christopher H. Rosik Elder Maltreatment Items, Subgroups, and Types: Policy and Practice Implications

Philip A. Hall A Case-Comparison Analysis of Elder Abuse and Neglect

Michael A. Godkin, Rosalie S. Wolf, and Karl A. Pillemer

SECTION III: GRANDPARENTING

Raising Expectations for Grandparents: A Three Generational Study

Robert Strom and Shirley Strom Grandchildren and Grandparents: Roles, Influences, and Relation- Relationships

Karen A. Roberto and Johanna Stroes Adult Grandchildren and Their Grandparents: The Enduring Bond

Lynne Gershenson Hodgson Grandparents and Adult Grandchildren: What Do they Do for One Another?

Nieli Langer Gender and Perceptions of Grandparenthood

Jeanne L. Thomas Strengths and Needs of Black Grandparents

Robert Strom, Pat Collinsworth, Shirley Strom, and Dianne Griswold The Significance of Stepgrandparents

Debra W. Trygstad and GregoryF. Sanders Contributors

About the Author

John Hendricks

About the Series

Perspectives on Aging and Human Development Series

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSY036000
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health