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Author Fokkema, Tineke.
Title Solidarity between parents and their adult children in Europe / Tineke Fokkema, Susan ter Bekke, Pearl A. Dykstra.
Imprint Amsterdam : KNAW Press, 2008.

Author Fokkema, Tineke.
Series NiDi report, 0922-7210 ; no. 76
NiDi rapport ; nr. 76.
Subject Parent and adult child -- Europe -- Case studies.
Alt Name Bekke, Susan ter.
Dykstra, Pearl A. (Pearl Annette), 1956-
Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut.
Description 1 online resource (xii, 112 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 93-101).
Note Print version record.
Contents Solidarity between parents and their adult children in Europe; Table of Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Executive summary; Acknowledgement; 1. Introduction; 2. Geographical proximity; 3. Contacts; 4. Family care obligations; 5. Support exchange; 6. Typology of late-life families; 7. Conclusion and discussion; References; List of NIDI reports
Summary At present, our knowledge of the current state of solidarity between parents and their adult children in Europe is limited. Insight into contemporary intergenerational solidarity is not only important for the well-being of individuals but is also of great interest to policy makers. Patterns of intergenerational solidarity are not only affected by social policies and services but also reveal a number of important social policy issues and dilemmas. Will encouraging labour force participation among women and older workers mean they have less time to care for their dependents? Should formal care s.
ISBN 9789048521685 (electronic bk.)
9048521688 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 755009582
Additional Format Print version: Fokkema, Tineke. Solidarity between parents and their adult children in Europe. Amsterdam : KNAW Press, 2008 9789069845494 (DLC) 2008423437 (OCoLC)344061931

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