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2017


Parents have more conflicts with their in-laws than do childless couples

A new study investigates how being a parent is associated with conflicts between family generations. The research is part of the Generational Transfers in Finland - research project lead by Professor Anna Rotkirch and funded by the Academy of Finland.
Intergenerational relations include various forms of help and support but also tensions and conflicts. Although relations with in-laws are the subject of many anecdotes and proverbs across cultures, they remain little studied in contemporary societies.
Using survey data from Finland with over 1,200 respondents, the authors studied conflicts that couples reported having with their own parents and their in-laws. = Läs vidare

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80 år, praktiker inom invärtesmedicin
Rolf Svirsky
76 år, Managementkonsult
Roland Göransson
75 år, Ekonomikonsult
Stefan Fölster
57 år, chef för Reforminstitutet

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