|aOlder widows and the lifecourse :|bmultiple narratives of hidden lives /|cby Pat Chambers.
|aAldershot, Hants, England :|bAshgate,|cc2005.
|a287 p. ;|c25 cm.
|aNew perspectives on ageing and later life.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. -281) and index.
|aIntroduction: The experience of later life widowhood -- Becoming and being an older widow -- The social world of older widows -- Conceptualising and re-conceptualising later life widowhood -- Researching later life widowhood -- Out in the field -- Twenty older widows -- Me, myself -- History and me -- Me and my social world -- Me now -- Multiple narratives of later life widowhood -- Reflecting.