Family and friendship ties among Canada"s seniors

an introductory report of findings from the General Social Survey by Leroy O. Stone

Publisher: Statistics Canada, Population Studies Division in Ottawa

Written in English
Published: Pages: 76 Downloads: 375
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Statementby Leroy O. Stone ; with the assistance of Hubert Frenken and Edward Dak Ming Ng.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 91/11771 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination76, 76 p. ;
Number of Pages76
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Open LibraryOL2236910M
ISBN 100660534150
LC Control Number89106885

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Family and friendship ties among Canada's seniors. Ottawa: Statistics Canada, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Leroy O Stone; Hubert Frenken; Edward Dak Ming Ng; Statistics Canada.

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