The role of ethnicity and religion in the social support system of older Dutch Canadians.

  • Joanne van Dijk
  • Published 2004 in
    Canadian journal on aging = La revue canadienne…

Abstract

This paper focuses on the role of religion and ethnicity in providing social support for elderly Dutch Canadian Catholic and Calvinist parents and in establishing ethno-religious retirement and long-term care facilities. The data come from a 1995 survey of elderly Dutch Canadian immigrants (N = 79) and their adult children (N = 364) examining intraethnic… (More)

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@article{Dijk2004TheRO, title={The role of ethnicity and religion in the social support system of older Dutch Canadians.}, author={Joanne van Dijk}, journal={Canadian journal on aging = La revue canadienne du vieillissement}, year={2004}, volume={23 1}, pages={21-34} }