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


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

4th August 1994


Edward H., Jr. Thompson

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SAGE Publications Inc


276 pages




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