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Family support to the elderly in international perspective.

Family support to elderly people: the international experience.

Author: Hashimoto, A, Kendig, H., Coppard, L.
Type: Book Section
Year: 1992


Families play a central role in the support of elderly people in all cultures, however these roles vary greatly between different cultures. There is much uneveness in the ageing process between countries especially between rich, first world countries and poorer less developed or developing countries.

Further Details

Pages: 293-308
Publish Location: London
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Accession Number: 11.12.02
Keywords: older, carer, Health
Reads: 191