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Author Chambers, Pat, 1950-

Title Older widows and the life course : multiple narratives of hidden lives / Pat Chambers.

Published Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  306.883 CHAM    AVAILABLE
Physical description 287 p. ; 24 cm.
Series New perspectives on ageing and later life
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-281) and index.
Contents Introduction : the experience of later life widowhood - Becoming and being an older widow -- The social world of older widows -- Conceptualising and re-conceptualising widowhood -- Researching later life widowhood -- Out in the field -- Twenty older widows -- Me, myself -- History and me -- Me and my social world -- Me now -- Multiple narratives of later life widowhood -- Reflecting - Conclusion.
Subject Widows.
Older women.
ISBN 0754640019 (alk. paper)