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Kinship and social support of the elderly
 — the case of the United States
Author(s)Gary R. Lee
Journal titleAgeing and Society, vol 5, part 1, March 1985
Pagespp 19-38
KeywordsPersonal relationships ; Informal care ; The Family ; Anthropological studies ; United States of America.
AnnotationThis paper deals with two related issues. Firstly, the extent to which older persons who require some assistance in the tasks of or resources needed for daily living actually receive such assistance from informal networks; secondly, the consequences of the receipt of this assistance for the older person. (KJ).
Accession NumberCPA-930629049 A
ClassmarkDS: P6: SJ: 3FA: 7T

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