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Kinship and cohort in an aging society : from generation to generation / edited by Merril Silverstein and Roseann Giarrusso
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2013
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  HQ519 .K56 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Families
Families -- Cross-cultural studies
Intergenerational relations
Intergenerational relations -- Cross-cultural studies
Older people -- Family relationships
Physical Description xii, 350 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: solidarity as a key concept in family and generational research / Merril Silverstein and Roseann Giarrusso -- Differences in mothers' and fathers' parental favoritism in later life: a within-family approach / J. Jill Suitor and Karl Pillemer -- Intergenerational solidarity in blended families: the inequality of financial transfers to adult children and stepchildren / R. Corey Remle and Angela M. O'Rand -- Generational contact and support among late adult siblings within a verticalized family / Kees Knipscheer and Theo van Tilburg -- Grandmothers' differential involvement with grandchildren in rural multiple partner fertility family structures / Linda M. Burton, Whitney Welsh and Lane M. Destro -- The role of grandparents in the transition to adulthood: grandparents as "very important" adults in the lives of adolescents / Miles G. Taylor, Peter Uhlenberg, Glen H. Elder, Jr., and Steve McDonald -- Who's talking about my generation? / Duane F. Alwin -- Toward generational intelligence: linking cohorts, families, and experience / Simon Biggs and Ariela Lowenstein -- Biography and generation: spirituality and biographical pain at the end of life in old age / Malcolm Johnson -- How theory-building prompts explanations about generational connections in the domains of religion, spirituality, and aging / W. Andrew Achenbaum -- The transmission of religion across generations : how ethnicity matters / Norella M. Putney ... [et al.] -- Church-based negative interactions among older African Americans, Caribbean Blacks, and non-Hispanic whites / Karen D. Lincoln, Linda M. Chatters, and Robert Joseph Taylor -- Global aging and families: some policy concerns about the global aging perspective / Victor W. Marshall -- Social change, social structure, and the cycle of induced solidarity / Dale Dannefer and Rebecca A. Siders -- The intergenerational social contract revisited: cross-national perspectives / Christopher Steven Marcum and Judith Treas -- Aging, health and families in the Hispanic population: evolution of a paradigm / Kyriakos S. Markides, Ronald J. Angel, and M. Kristen Peek -- Short biography of Vern L. Bengtson
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Alternate Author Silverstein, Merril
Giarrusso, Roseann

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