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Relationship With Others and Life Satisfaction in Later Life: Do Gender and Widowhood Make a Difference?


  • Sheung-Tak Cheng
  • Alfred C. M. Chan


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  • Sheung-Tak Cheng & Alfred C. M. Chan, 2006. "Relationship With Others and Life Satisfaction in Later Life: Do Gender and Widowhood Make a Difference?," Journals of Gerontology: Series B, Gerontological Society of America, vol. 61(1), pages 46-53.
  • Handle: RePEc:oup:geronb:v:61:y:2006:i:1:p:p46-p53

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    1. Esteban Calvo & Kelly Haverstick & Steven A. Sass, 2007. "What Makes Retirees Happier: A Gradual or 'Cold Turkey' Retirement?," Working Papers, Center for Retirement Research at Boston College wp2007-18, Center for Retirement Research, revised Oct 2007.
    2. Cheng, Sheung-Tak & Chan, Alfred C.M., 2006. "Social support and self-rated health revisited:: Is there a gender difference in later life?," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 63(1), pages 118-122, July.

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