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Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 24, 2004: Intergenerational Relations Across Time and Place / Edition 1

Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 24, 2004: Intergenerational Relations Across Time and Place / Edition 1

by Merril Silverstein


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ISBN-13: 9780826117359
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Publication date: 11/18/2004
Series: Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics , #23
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.16(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Merril Silverstein, PhD is a professor in the Davis School of Gerontology and the Department of Sociology at the University of Southern California. He holds a doctorate degree in sociology from Columbia University. He was previously research assistant professor at Brown University and before that an NIA post-doctoral scholar in aging research at USC. He has authored over 100 published works, including two edited volumes: Intergenerational Relations Across Time and Place (Springer Publishing) and From Generation to Generation: Continuity and Discontinuity in Aging Families (Johns Hopkins University Press). He is a Fellow of the Gerontological Society of America, the Brookdale National Fellowship Program, and the Fulbright International Senior Scholars Program.

Table of Contents

    Section I: Intergenerational Relations Across Time
  1. Ambivalence in Intergenerational Relations Over the Life-Course, K. Pillemer and J.J. Suitor
  2. Antecedents of Intergenerational Support: Families in Context and Families as Context, A. Davey, J. Savla, and M. Janke
  3. Charting the Intergenerational-Stake Over Historical and Biographical Time, R. Giarrusso, D. Feng, and V.L. Bengston
  4. Historical Forces Shaping the Grandparent-Grandchild Relationship: Demography and Beyond, P. Uhlenberg
  5. Stability and Change in Childhood and Parenting: Observations Across Three Generations, I. Connidis
  6. Intergenerational Relations in Families with Developmentally Disabled Children, D. Hogan and J. Park

  7. Section II: Intergenerational Relations Across Place
  8. Transmigration from India to the UK and the Maintenance of Intergenerational Relationships, V. Burholt and G.C. Wenger
  9. The Role of Social Context in Shaping Intergenerational Relations in Indonesia and Bangladesh, E. Frankenberg and R. Kuhn
  10. Intergenerational Relations and Norms in a Comparative Cross-National European and Israeli Perspectives, A. Lowenstein, R. Katz, and S.O. Daatland
  11. Intergenerational Exchange in the US and Japan, T. Antonucci and H. Akiyama
  12. Intergenerational Family Relations in the US and China, J. Logan and F. Bian
  13. Intergenerational Transfers and Inheritance: A Comparative View, M. Kohli

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