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Taking care of aged parents
 — a family cycle transition
Author(s)Betsy Robinson, Majda Thurnher
Journal titleThe Gerontologist, vol 19, no 6, 1979
Pagespp 586-593
KeywordsChildren [offspring] as carers ; Stress ; Longitudinal surveys ; United States of America.
AnnotationThe experiences of adult children caring for an aged parent are examined from a longitudinal perspective, with particular reference to the sources of conflict. Types of services rendered, perceptions and attitudes towards parents, and stresses evoked by the dependencies of the aged parent are explored. (RH).
Accession NumberCPA-930823176
ClassmarkP6:SS: QNH: 3J: 7T

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