Death Anxiety and Loneliness among Older Adults: Role of Parental Self-Efficacy

  title={Death Anxiety and Loneliness among Older Adults: Role of Parental Self-Efficacy},
  author={Lee Greenblatt-Kimron and Miri Kestler-Peleg and Ahuva Even-Zohar and Osnat Lavenda},
  journal={International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health},
Death anxiety and loneliness are major issues for older people. The present study aimed to broaden the understanding of factors that are linked with increased loneliness in old age by examining the association between death anxiety and loneliness, and the role of an unexplored variable among older adults, namely, parental self-efficacy. A convenience sample of 362 Israeli parents over the age of 65 was recruited through means of social media. Participants completed self-reported questionnaires… 

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