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Master of Science (MS)
Fehring, Richard J.
The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between reminiscing and life satisfaction in independent elderly persons. The sample included sixty- two subjects aged 65 or older, living in two community high rise complexes for low income elderly. The Reminiscence Questionnaire by Romaniuk (1981) and the Life Satisfaction Index A developed by Neugarten, Havighurst and Tobin (1961) were used for hypotheses testing. As predicted, there was a positive relationship between life satisfaction and reminiscing (r=.30, p
Bruns, Leslie Joy, "The Relationship Between Reminiscing and Life Satisfaction in the Elderly" (1985). Master's Theses (1922-2009) Access restricted to Marquette Campus. 3192.