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Survival, Loss, and Adaptation: A Perspective on Farm Families

Citation

Elder, Glen H., Jr.; Robertson, Elizabeth B.; & Foster, E. Michael (1994). Survival, Loss, and Adaptation: A Perspective on Farm Families.. Conger, Rand D. & Elder, Glen H., Jr. in collaboration with Frederick O. Lorenz, Ronald L. Simons, and Les B. Whitbeck (Eds.) (pp. 105-126). New York: Aldine de Gruyter.

Abstract

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.

Reference Type

Book Section

Year Published

1994

Author(s)

Elder, Glen H., Jr.
Robertson, Elizabeth B.
Foster, E. Michael