A life-span perspective on women's careers, health, and well-being.

  title={A life-span perspective on women's careers, health, and well-being.},
  author={Gunn Johansson and Qinghai Huang and Petra Lindfors},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  volume={65 4},
The purpose of this study was to investigate if and how health and well-being in mid-life are influenced by the ways in which individuals have combined educational, occupational, and family involvement throughout their adult lives. Life-career patterns (LC) and occupational career patterns (OC) were retrieved from a longitudinal cohort of Swedish women born in the 1950s. Retrospective occupational biographies retrieved at age 43 generated nine LC and 10 OC patterns which served as the basis for… CONTINUE READING

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