Advisor

Burton Onstine

Date of Award

1979

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science (M.S.) in Political Science

Department

Political Science

Physical Description

1 online resource (171 p.)

Subjects

United States. Older Americans Act of 1965, Older people -- Oregon -- Portland, Older people -- Oregon -- Multnomah County

DOI

10.15760/etd.2903

Abstract

This research sought to determine the impact of the Older Americans Act of 1965 and its subsequent amendments on the ages population in Portland-Multnomah County from 1965 to 1977. After a comparative analysis of ages services prior to the Act of 1965, and the elderly services subsequent to the Act, the conclusions revealed that there was a significant impact made upon the lives of seniors in Portland-Multnomah County area.

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Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/17457

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