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Welfare states do not crowd out the family : evidence for mixed responsibility from comparative analyses
This paper discusses the informal and formal provision of help and support to older people from a comparative welfare state perspective, with particular reference to the relationships betweenExpand
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Gender Differences in Subjective Well-Being: Comparing Societies with Respect to Gender Equality
These analyses explore the relationship between gender inequality and subjective well-being. The hypothesis was tested as to whether societal gender inequality is related to the size of genderExpand
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OASIS - Old Age and Autonomy: the Role of Service Systems and Intergenerational Family Solidarity : Erhebungsdesign und Instrumente des deutschen Survey
Empfohlene Zitierung / Suggested Citation: Tesch-Römer, C., Kondratowitz, H.-J. v., Motel-Klingebiel, A., & Spangler, D. (2000). OASIS Old Age and Autonomy: the Role of Service Systems andExpand
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Altern im Wandel : Befunde des Deutschen Alterssurveys (DEAS)
Wie Menschen alter werden, wie lange sie leben und wie sich ihr Leben im Alter gestaltet, wird durch soziale und gesellschaftliche Bedingungen beeinflusst. Diese Bedingungen andern sich uber die ZeExpand
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Welfare states and quality of later life: distributions and predictions in a comparative perspective
Demographic transitions are a driver of social change and societal ageing influences the resources and chances in life of different age groups. As a contribution to the debate on (potential) resultsExpand
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Viele Welten des Alterns? Ältere Migranten im alternden Deutschland
In der Alternsforschung wurden Menschen mit Migrationshintergrund bisher weitgehend ausgeblendet und in der Migrationsforschung fanden altere Menschen kaum Beachtung. Angesichts des zunehmenden AntExpand
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Alter und Generationenvertrag im Wandel des Sozialstaats : Alterssicherung und private Generationenbeziehungen in der zweiten Lebenshälfte
Das sozialstaatliche Alterssicherungsarrangement in Deutschland steht unter zunehmendem Anpassungsdruck. Das vorliegende Buch diskutiert Grundlagen, Probleme und Reformperspektiven und betont aus eExpand
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Social inequality in the later life: cross-national comparison of quality of life
This paper analyses quality of life and inequality in old age in an international comparative and a life course perspective. Quality of life is seen as an outcome of unequal chances in life. WeExpand
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Establishing systems of care in Germany: A long and winding road
Since 1995/1996 a long-term care insurance (LTCI), which promised to develop new support structures, in particular for the group of potentially frail elderly people, has been implemented in Germany.Expand
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