ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Changes in the Family and the Elderly

Though household organisation in India is undergoing stresses and strains, the future well-being of the multitudes of the elderly lies in their remaining in the joint household. For this a process of adjustment between the older and the younger generation needs to be encouraged so that they arrive at a new understanding of their mutual needs.

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