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Elder, Glen H., Jr.; Robertson, Elizabeth B.; & Ardelt, Monika (1994). Families under Economic Pressure.. Conger, Rand D. & Elder, Glen H., Jr. in collaboration with Frederick O. Lorenz, Ronald L. Simons, and Les B. Whitbeck (Eds.) (pp. 79-103). New York: Aldine de Gruyter.


This book documents the experiences of rural Iowa families, who lived through the "farm crisis" years of the 1980s, in a fashion that might help families of the future cope more successfully with economic reversals. The documentation could be used to fashion more effective social policies.

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Elder, Glen H., Jr.
Robertson, Elizabeth B.
Ardelt, Monika