Marital Transitions and Depressive Symptoms among Older Adults: Examining Educational Differences
Fecha de publicación: 1 december 2018
Autores: Recksiedler C., Stawski R.S
Background: Later decades of the life course have undergone rapid transformations due to demographic changes in ageing societies, such as more frequent occurrences of later-life marital transitions. Adaption to these transitions, even when welcomed, brings novel chances and challenges in negotiating new social roles in old age, which could reinforce preexisting disparities in the acquisition and mastery of resources, social ties, and coping strategies.