Contextual effects on life satisfaction of older men and women.

  title={Contextual effects on life satisfaction of older men and women.},
  author={Paul J Bourque and Dolores Pushkar and Lucie Bonneville and François B{\'e}land},
  journal={Canadian journal on aging = La revue canadienne du vieillissement},
  volume={24 1},
Differences occur in the demographic, health, and social network contexts of men and women, all of which are associated with successful aging. The objectives of this study were to determine whether differences exist in satisfaction in specific domains, in general life satisfaction and in the paths for life satisfaction for men and women. A secondary data analysis was conducted on selected variables from the Aging in the Community data set (Beland et al., 1998). The responses of 958 older… CONTINUE READING