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Older Men's Lives by Edward H., Jr. Thompson
  

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Older Men's Lives by Edward H., Jr. Thompson

In this multidisciplinary portrait of men and their concerns in later life, the contributors use both a life course and gendered perspective to point out that the image and self-image of men are continually reconstructed throughout the life cycle. Issues examined include: the position of older men in society and the changes wrought in their status and roles over time; men's relationships to spouse, children, grandchildren and friends; and policy implications.

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Publication date

8th June 1994

Author

Edward H., Jr. Thompson

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Publisher

SAGE Publications Inc

Format

Hardback
276 pages

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ISBN

9780803950801

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