The Other within Us: Feminist Explorations of Women and Aging

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2.
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3.
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4.
T. Smeeding, "Non-money Income and the Elderly: The Case of the 'Tweeners,'" Institute for Poverty Research, Discussion Paper No. 759-84, University of WisconsinMadison, 1984.
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6.
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7.
M. Moon, "Poverty Among Elderly Women and Minorities" (Discussion paper, The Urban Institute, Washington, D.C., 1985).
8.
U.S. House of Representatives, Select Committee on Aging, America's Elderly at Risk, 99th Cong. ( Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1985).
9.
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10.
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A. M. O'Rand, "Women," in Handbook of the Aged in the United States, ed. E. Palmore ( Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1985); T. Tissue and J. E McCoy, "Income and Living Arrangements Among Poor Aged Singles", Social Security Bulletin 44 ( 1981): 3-13.
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U.S. Bureau of the Census, "Poverty in the United States 1985." Current Population Reports. Series P-60, No. 158 ( Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1986).
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K. C. Holden, R. V. Burkhauser, and D. A. Myers, "Income Transitions at Older Stages of Life: The Dynamics of Poverty," The Gerontologist 26 ( 1986): 292-97.
14.
U.S. Bureau of the Census, "Poverty in the U.S."
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K. C. Holden, "Poverty and Living Arrangements Among Older Women: Are Changes in Economic Well-being Underestimated?" Journal of Gerontology 43 ( 1988): 522-27.
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E. Hing, "Use of Nursing Homes by the Elderly: Preliminary Data from the 1985 National Nursing Home Survey", Advance Data from Vital and Health Statistics, No. 135, Department of Health and Human Services Pub. No. (PHS) 87-1250 ( Hyattsville, Md.: Public Health Service, 1987).
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E. S. Sekscenski, "Discharges from Nursing Homes: Preliminary Data from the 1985 National Nursing Home Survey", Advance Data from Vital and Health Statistics,

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