ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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The Aged, Their Problems and Social Intervention in Maharashtra

In India the problem of the aged had not until recently attracted much attention. With the changing demographic profile of the population some attempts are being made to document the living conditions of the old, their economic, social and psychological status, their problems, society's response to them and the attempts of the state to resolve these problems. This article is based on a survey of the aged undertaken in Maharashtra.

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