Kirjallisuutta – Vapaaehtoistoiminta tuo hyvinvointia eläkeiässä

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Choi K-S, Stewart R & Dewey M (2013) Participation in productive activities and depression among older Europeans: Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE). International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 28: 1157-1165.

Greenfield E & Marks N (2004) Formal Volunteering as a Protective Factor for Older Adults’ Psychological Well-Being. Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences 59B, 258-264.

Greenfield E & Marks N (2007) Continuous participation in Voluntary Groups as a Protective Factor for the Psychological Well-Being of Adults Who Develop Functional Limitations: Evidenve From the National Survey of Families and Households. Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences 62B, 60-68.

Haarni I (2010) Kolmas elämä. Aktiiviset eläkeikäiset kaupungissa. Gaudeamus, Helsinki.

Harris A & Thoresen C (2005) Volunteering is Associated with Delayed Mortality in Older People: Analysis of the Longitudinal Study of Aging. Journal of Health Psychology 10, 739-752.

Jirovec R (2005) Differences in Family Functioning and Health Between Older Adult Volunteers and Non-Volunteers. Journal of Gerontological Social Work 46, 23-35.

Li Y & Ferraro K (2006) Volunteering in Middle and Later Life: Is Health a Benefit, Barrier or Both? Social Forces 5, 497-519.

Lum T & Lightfoot T (2005) The Effects of Volunteering on the Physical and Mental Health of Older People. Research on Aging  27, 31-35.

Menec V (2003) The Relation Between Everyday Activities and Successful Aging: A 6-Year Longitudinal Study. Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences 58B, 74-82.

Morrow-Howell N, Hinterlong J, Rozario P ym (2003) Effects of Volunteering on the Well-Being of Older Adults. Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences 58B, 137-145.

Musick M & Wilson J (2003) Volunteering and depression: the role of psychological and social resources in different age groups. Social Scinece & Medicine 56, 259-269.

Nimrod G (2007) Expanding, Reducing, Concentrating and Diffusing: Post Retirement Leisure Behavior and Life Satisfaction. Leisure Sciences 29, 91-111.

Van Willigen M (2000) Differential Benefits of Volunteering Across the Life Course. The journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological and Social Scinences 55, 308-318.

Warr P, Butcher V, &Robertson I (2004) Activity and psychological well-being in older people. Aging and Mental Health 8: 172-183.

Windsor T, Anstey K & Rodgers B (2008) Volunteering and Psychological Well-Being Among Young-Old Adults: How Much Is Too Much? The Gerontologist 48, 59-70.