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Policies


Public policy

Across the Generations:  A Monograph of an Intergenerational Policy Forum. (unknown). Pittsburgh, PA: University Center for Social and Urban Research, University of Pittsburgh, Generations Together.

Foster Grandparent Program Handbook. (1983). Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office.

Strategies for Linking the Generations. (1980). Washington, D.C.: National Council on Aging.

Beedon, L. (2006). Retirement income security in the United States of America: An intergenerational challenge  . Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 4(1), 93-106.

Bengtson, V. L., & Harootyan, R. A. (1994). Generational linkages and implications for public policy. V. L. Bengtson, & R. A. Harootyan (Editors), Intergenerational Linkages:  Hidden Connections in American Society (pp. 210-233). New York: Springer Publishing Company.

Bernard, M. (2006). Research, policy, practice and theory: Interrelated dimensions of a developing field. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 4(1), 5-21.

Calhoun, G., Kingson, E., & Newman, S. (1997). Intergenerational approaches to public policy:  Trends and challenges. S. Newman, & et al. Intergenerational Programs:  Past, Present, and Future (pp. 161-174). Washington, D.C.: Taylor & Francis.

Calhoun, G., Kingson, E., & Newman, S. (1997). Intergenerational programs and public policy:  A context for growth and change. Newman et al., Intergenerational Programs:  Past, Present, and Future (pp. 143-160). Washington, D.C.: Taylor & Francis.

de Souza, E. M. (2004). What type of policy can exist in Brazil to support intergenerational relations?  The policies for intergenerational relations in Brazil. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 2(2), 109-111.

Fernandez, M. M. (2004). What type of policy can exist in Spain to support intergenerational relations? Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 2(2), 105-107.

Folts, W. E. (2006). Introduction to the special issue on elderly volunteerism.

Educational Gerontology, 32(5), 309-311.

Generations United. (2002). Reaching Across the Ages:  An Action Agenda to Strengthen Communities Through Intergenerational Shared Sites and Shared Resources. Washington, D.C.: Generations United.

Hanspal, S., & Chadha, N. K. (2006). Economic aspects of aging in India: The multi-generational issues. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 4(1), 81-92.

Henkin, N., & Kingson, E. (1999). Advancing an intergenerational agenda for the twenty-first century. Generations, 22(4), 99-105.

Hermoso, J., Rosen, A. L., Overly, L., & Tompkins, C. J. (2006). Increasing aging and advocacy competency: The intergenerational advocacy pilot project. Journal of Gerontological Social Work, 48(1-2), 179-192.

Hoffman, J. (2006). 'Motho ke motho ka motho yo mongwe’ (A person is a person

through other people). Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 4(3), 1-3

Kingson, E. (1988). Generational equity:  An unexpected opportunity to broaden the politics of aging. The Gerontologist, 28 (6), 765-772.

Kingson, E. (1989). The social policy implications of intergenerational exchange. In S. Newman, & S. Brummel (Editors), Intergenerational Programs:  Imperatives, Strategies, Impacts, Trends (pp. 91-101). New York: Haworth Press, Inc.

Kingson, E., Cornman, J., & Leavitt, J. K. (1997). Strengthening the Social Compact:  An Intergenerational Strategy. Washington, D.C.: Generations United.

Kingson, E., Hirshorn, B., & Cornman, J. (1986). Ties That Bind:  The Interdependence of Generations. Cabin John, MD: Seven Locks Press.

Kingson, E. R., & Frank, E. (1995 May). New age lessons. Boston Globe, p. 17.

Kingson, E. R., & Williamson, J. B. (1993). The generational equity debate:  A progressive framing of a conservative issue. Journal of Aging and Social Policy, 5(3), 31-53.

Luna, A., & Riemer, H. (1999). The 2030 center:  An intergenerational agenda. Generations, 22(4), 76-78.

Minkler, M. (1986). "Generational equity" and the new victim blaming:  An emerging public policy issue. International Journal of Health Services, 16, 539-551.

Moody, H., & Disch, R. (1989). Intergenerational programming in public policy. in S. Newman, & S. Brummel (Editors), Intergenerational Programs:  Imperatives, Strategies, Impacts, Trends (pp. 101-110). New York: Haworth Press, Inc.

Moore, S. & Statham, E. (2006). Can intergenerational practice offer a way of

limiting anti-social behaviour and fear of crime? Howard Journal of Criminal

Justice, 45(5), 468-484.

Nathanson, P. S. (1989). Political imperative for intergenerational programs? in  S. Newman, & S. W. Brummel (Editors), Intergenerational Programs:  Imperatives, Strategies, Impacts, Trends (pp. 111-114). New York: Haworth Press, Inc.

Rosenbaum, W. A., & Button, J. W. (1993). The unquiet future of intergenerational politics. The Gerontologist, 33, 481-490.

Schorr, A. L. (1999). Income supports across the life course. Generations, 22(4), 64-67.

Seedsman, T. A. (2006). Keynote 2- Viewing participants as resources for one

another, communities and societies: Intergenerational solidarity toward a better world. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 4(1), 23-39.

Smith, C. J., & Beltran, A. (2003). The role of federal policies in supporting grandparents raising grandchildren families:  The case of the U.S. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 1(2), 5-20.

Uhlenberg, P. (2000). Integration of old and young. The Gerontologist, 40(3), 276-279.

Ventura-Merkel, C. (1990). Strategies for Change:  Building State and Local Coalitions on Intergenerational Issues and Programs. Washington, D.C.: Generations United.

Weill, J., & Rother, J. (1999). Efforts of advocacy organizations to strengthen the social compact. Generations, 22(4), 94-98.

Generational equity

Strategies for Linking the Generations. (1980). Washington, D.C.: National Council on Aging.

Anonymous. (1999). Children losing ground to the elderly. U.S.A. Today, 127(2647), 9-.

Auerbach, B. E. (1995). Unto the Thousandth Generation:  Conceptualizing Intergenerational Justice.  Peter Lang Publishing.

Beedon, L. (2006). Retirement income security in the United States of America: An intergenerational challenge. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 4(1), 93-106.

Bengtson, V., & Roberts, R. (1991). Intergenerational solidarity in aging families:  An example of formal theory construction. Journal of Marriage and the Family, 53(4), 856-870.

Bengtson, V. L., & Achenbaum, W. A. (1997). The Changing Contract Across Generations. New York: Aldine de Gruyter.

Bengtson, V., & Cutler, N. (1976). Generations and intergenerational relations:  Perspectives on age groups and social change. in R. H. Binstock, & E. Shanas (Editors), Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences (pp. 130-159). New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold.

Bengtson, V. L., & Harootyan, R. A. (1994). Generational linkages and implications for public policy. V. L. Bengtson, & R. A. Harootyan (Editors), Intergenerational Linkages:  Hidden Connections in American Society (pp. 210-233). New York: Springer Publishing Company.

Bengtson, V. L., & Harootyan, R. A. (1994). Intergenerational Linkages:   Hidden Connections in American Society. New York:  Springer.

Cohen, L. (1993). Justice Across Generations:  What Does it Mean? Washington, D.C.: Public Policy Institute, AARP.

Daniels, N. (1988). Am I My Parents’ Keeper? : An Essay on Justice Between the Young and the Old . New York: Oxford University Press.

Foner, A. (2000). Age integration or age conflict as society ages? The Gerontologist, 40(3), 272-276.

Foner, N. (1984). Ages in Conflict:  A Cross-Cultural Perspective on Inequality Between Old and Young. New York: Columbia University Press.

Harootyan, R. A., & Bengston, V. L. (1994). Intergenerational linkages:  The context of the study. V. L. Bengston, & R. A. Harootyan (Editors), Intergenerational Linkages:   Hidden Connections in American Society (pp. 1-18). New York: Springer Publishing Co.

Hirshorn, B. (1991). Sharing or competition:  Multiple views of the intergenerational flow of society's resources. Marriage and Family Review, 16(1/2), 175-194.

Howe, N., & Strauss, B. (1995). Get Real About D's and E's (the Deficits and Entitlements that are Trashing Your Future). Washington, D.C.: The Concord Coalition.

Kalish, R. A. (1969). The old and the new as generation gap allies. Gerontologist, 9, 83-89.

Kaplan, G. (1991). Suppose they gave an intergenerational conflict and nobody came. Phi Delta Kappan, Kappan Special Report, May, K1-K12.

Kingson, E. (1988). Generational equity:  An unexpected opportunity to broaden the politics of aging. The Gerontologist, 28 (6), 765-772.

Kingson, E. (1989). The social policy implications of intergenerational exchange. In S. Newman, & S. Brummel (Editors), Intergenerational Programs:  Imperatives, Strategies, Impacts, Trends (pp. 91-101). New York: Haworth Press, Inc.

Kingson, E., Hirshorn, B., & Cornman, J. (1986). Ties That Bind:  The Interdependence of Generations. Cabin John, MD: Seven Locks Press.

Kingson, E. R., Bowers, A., & Moore, P. (2002). The intergenerational concept:  Settlement houses without walls. B. M. Paper presented at the 55th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America.

Kingson, E. R., & Frank, E. (1995 May). New age lessons. Boston Globe, p. 17.
Abstract: This op-ed piece discusses intergenerational values and their implications on public policies

Kingson, E. R., Hirshorn, B., & Harootyan, L. K. (1987). The Common Stake:  The Interdependence of Generations. Washington, D.C.: Gerontological Society of America.

Kingson, E. R., & Williamson, J. B. (1993). The generational equity debate:  A progressive framing of a conservative issue. Journal of Aging and Social Policy, 5(3), 31-53.

Longman, P. (1985). Justice between generations. The Atlantic Monthly, 256, 73-81.

MacManus, S. A., & Turner, P. (1995). Young V. Old:  Generational Combat in the 21st Century.  Westview Press.

McCluskey, H. Y. (1978). The community of generations. in R. H. Sherron, & D. B. Lumsdon (Editors), Introduction to Educational Gerontology . Franklinville, NY: Hemisphere.

Mead, M. (1970). Culture and Commitment:  The New Relationships Between the Generations in the 1970s. New York: Columbia University Press.

Minkler, M. (1986). "Generational equity" and the new victim blaming:  An emerging public policy issue. International Journal of Health Services, 16, 539-551.

Phillipson, C. (1998). Reconstructing Old Age:  New Agendas in Social Theory and Practice. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Povlsen, J., Coninick-Smith, N. d., & Mellemgaard, S. (2000). Childhood and Old Age:  Equals or Opposites. Denmark: University Press of Southern Denmark.

Reich, R. (1997 January). Op-Ed. Boston Globe.
Abstract: coins "we are all in this together"

Riemer, H., & Cuomo, C. (1997). The generation gambit:  The Right's imaginary rift between young and old. Extra Magazine, March/April, 14-16.

Roberts, R., & Bengston, V. (1990). Is intergenerational solidarity a unidimensional construct?  A second test of a formal model. The Journals of Gerontology, 45(1), S12-S20.

Rosenbaum, W. A., & Button, J. W. (1993). The unquiet future of intergenerational politics. The Gerontologist, 33, 481-490.

Schlesinger, M., & Kronebusch, K. (1994). Intergenerational tensions and conflict:  Attitudes and perceptions about social justice and age-related needs. V. L. Bengston, & R. A. Harootyan (Editors), Intergenerational Linkages:   Hidden Connections in American Society (pp. 152-184). New York: Springer Publishing Co.

Schlesinger, M., & Kronebusch, K. (1994). The sources of intergenerational burdens and tensions. V. L. Bengston, & R. A. Harootyan (Editors), Intergenerational Linkages:   Hidden Connections in American Society (pp. 185-209). New York: Springer Publishing Co.

Seedsman, T. A. (2006). Viewing participants as resources for one another, communities and societies: Intergenerational solidarity toward a better world . Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 4(1), 23-39.

Stearns, P. N. (1989). Historical trends in intergenerational contacts. in S. Newman, & S. Brummel (Editors), Intergenerational Programs:  Imperatives, Strategies, Impact, Trends (pp. 21-32). New York: Haworth Press, Inc.

Tremmel, J. C. (2006). Handbook of Intergenerational Justice. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar.

Uhlenberg, P. (2000). Integration of old and young. The Gerontologist, 40(3), 276-279.

Uhlenberg, P. (2000). Introduction: Why study age integration? The Gerontologist, 40(3), 261.

Wisensale, S. K. (2003). Global aging and intergenerational equity. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 1(1), 29-47.

Immigration

Barron-McKeagney, T., Woody, J. D., & D'Souza, H. J. (2000). Mentoring at-risk Chicano children and their parents:  The role of community:  Theory and practice. Journal of Community Practice, 8(3), 37-56.

Chun, J., & Lee, J. (2006). Intergenerational solidarity in Korean immigrant families . Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 4(2), 6-21.

Park, B. C. B. (2003). Intergenerational conflict in Korean immigrant homes and its effects on children's psychological well-being. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 1(3), 73-93.

Skilton-Sylvester, E., & Garcia, A. (1999). Intergenerational programs to address the challenge of immigration. Generations, 22(4), 58-63.


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