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Sociology
Course
SOCL 2505
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Semester
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Chapter10OlderPeopleandTheirFamiliesVocabularyMortalitythenumberofdeathsinapopulationActivelifeexpectancythenumberofyearsapersoncanexpecttolivewithoutadisabilityOlderpopulationthegroupofpeopleaged65yearsandoverGerontologistasocialbiologicalscientistwhospecializesinthestudyofagingYoungoldthegroupofolderpeople65to74yearsofageOldoldthegroupofolderpeople75to84yearsofageOldestoldthegroupofolderpeople85yearsofageandoverCentenarianapersonwhois100yearsoldorolderFertilitythenumberofbirthsinapopulationtweenersthegroupofolderpopulationwhohaveincomethatplacethembetweenthepoorthosecanqualifyforpublicassistanceoverandaboveSocialSecurityandthemiddleclasswhocansupplementtheirSocialSecuritycheckswithsavingsandpensionsMedicarethegovernmentprogramofhealthinsuranceforallolderpeopleMedicaidthegovernmentprogramofhealthinsuranceforpeoplewithincomesbelowthepovertylineGeneralizedexchangetheprovisionofassistancetoonememberofthefamilywiththeexpectationthatsomeoneinthefamilywillreciprocateatalatertimeMultigenerationalhouseholdshouseholdsinwhichaleastthreegenerationsoffamilymembersresideSkippedgenerationhouseholdshouseholdscontaininggrandparentsandgrandchildrenwithouteitherparentpresentActivitiesofdailylivingADLspersonalcareactivitiesincludingbathingdressinggettingintooroutofbedwalkingindoorsandusingthetoiletIntergenerationalsolidaritythecharacteristicsoffamilyrelationshipsthatknitthegenerationstogetherIntergenerationalambivalencesociallystructuredcontradictoryemotionsinanintergenerationalrelationshipTheModernizationofOldAgeBecauseofdramaticdeclinesinmortalitygrandparentsandgrandchildrenslivesoverlapmuchmorethaninthepastAlsowomentendtolivelongerthanmenBecauseofdeclinesinfertilitymostgrandparentsarenolongerraisingchildrenwhichmakesgrandparenthoodamoredistinctstageoflifeArisingstandardoflivingdueinlargeparttoSocialSecurityhasmadeolderpeoplelessdependentontheirchildrenOlderwomenaremuchmorelikelytobelivingalonethaninthepastandoldermenaremorelikelytobemarriedthaninthepastGivingandGetting
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