Rural Elderly in India: Perspectives and Issues

By: N. Audinarayana

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This book is an outcome of the cross-sectional and empirical study carried out among about 1200 elderly persons belonging to four Community Development Blocks of a highly industrialized district (Coimbatore) in Tamil Nadu. The major focus of this research work is on diverse issues related to rural elderly` socioeconomic differentials among men and women, living arrangements, socio-familial interactions as well as inter-generational contacts of the elderly, in addition to their health status, disabilities and utilization of heath care services. The analysis is not just restricted to frequency and cross-tabulations with suitable tests of significance, but also made use of advanced multivariate statistical techniques like binary logistic regression as well as multinomial logistic regression techniques. Printed Pages: 294.

Title: Rural Elderly in India: Perspectives and Issues

Author Name: N. Audinarayana

Categories: India, Sociology,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2012

ISBN: 9789350500170

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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Seller ID: 110253

Keywords: Rural Elderly in India: Perspectives and Issues N. Audinarayana