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Warm hands in cold age : gender and aging

Author: Nancy Folbre; Lois Banfill Shaw; Agneta Stark
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2007.
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The essays in this book talk about gender differences in economic resources and the need for care for the elderly populations. This volume is dedicated to the ones among us who do the actual work of day-to-day care for those no longer able to care for themselves.--[book cover].
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Folbre; Lois Banfill Shaw; Agneta Stark
ISBN: 9780415396769 041539676X 9780415415590 0415415594
OCLC Number: 62891319
Notes: This book was previously published as a special issue of Feminist Economics.
Description: 206 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Gender and the aging / Nancy Folbre, Lois B. Shaw, and Agneta Stark --
Warm hands in cold age- On the need of a new world order of care / Agneta Stark --
Eldercare in the United States: Inadequate, inequitable, but not a lost cause / Susan C. Eaton --
Gender, aging, and the evolving Arab patriarchal contract / Jennifer C. Olmsted --
Australia's " Other" Gender wage gap: Baby boomers and compulsory superannuation accounts / Therese Jefferson and Alison Preston --
Social assistance, gender, and the aged in South Africa / Justine Burns, Malcolm Keswell, and Murray Leibbrandt --
Race, ethnicity, and social security retirement age in the U.S. / Carole A. Green --
Linking benefits to marital status: Race and social security in the U.S. / Madonna Harrington Meyer, Douglas A. Wolf, and Christine L. Himes --
Gender and aging: Cross-National contrasts. I. Poverty and income maintenance in old age: A cross-national view of low income older women / Timothy M. Smeeding and Susanna Sandström --
II. Growing old in the US: Gender and income adequacy / Lois B. Shaw and Sunhwa Lee --
Gender and aging in South Korea / Kyunghee Chung.
Responsibility: edited by Nancy Folbre, Lois B. Shaw and Agneta Stark.
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Discussions of population aging usually focus on the financial burden that elderly populations impose on younger generations. Although women are the majority among the elderly, little is heard about  Read more...

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