Public Policy Opinion and the Elderly, 1952-1978: A Kaleidoscope of Culture

Front Cover
Greenwood Press, 1987 - Social Science - 247 pages
0 Reviews

John E. Tropman examines older Americans and public policy opinion between 1952 and 1978 in order to see just where elder citizens fit in the overall picture. Differences and similarities to opinions of younger groups are discussed along with the changes that took place from the conservative fifties to the liberal sixties and early seventies and back again to the conservatism of the late seventies.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


Cultural Conflict Cultural Change and the Elderly
A Conflict Theory of Values
The Eclipse of Public Function

9 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1987)

JOHN E. TROPMAN is a Professor in the School of Social Work and in the School of Business at the University of Michigan.

Bibliographic information