J Jill Suitor

Summary

Affiliation: Purdue University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Making choices: a within-family study of caregiver selection
    Karl Pillemer
    Department of Human Development, MVR Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Gerontologist 46:439-48. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Caregiving, perceptions of maternal favoritism, and tension among siblings
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology, Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
    Gerontologist 54:580-8. 2014
  3. pmc How widowhood shapes adult children's responses to mothers' preferences for care
    J Jill Suitor
    Correspondence should be addressed to J Jill Suitor, Department of Sociology Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, 700 Stone Hall, West Lafayette, IN 47907 E mail
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 69:95-102. 2014
  4. pmc The role of violated caregiver preferences in psychological well-being when older mothers need assistance
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology and Center on Aging and the Life Course, 355 Stone Hall, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Gerontologist 53:388-96. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Within-family differences in mothers' support to adult children
    J Jill Suitor
    Purdue University, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Stone Hall, 700 West State St, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S10-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint When mothers have favourites: conditions under which mothers differentiate among their adult children
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Can J Aging 26:85-99. 2007
  7. pmc Conceptualizing and measuring intergenerational ambivalence in later life
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology and Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, 700 Stone Hall, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:769-81. 2011
  8. pmc Race and older mothers' differentiation: a sequential quantitative and qualitative analysis
    Jori Sechrist
    Department of Sociology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Fam Psychol 25:837-46. 2011
  9. pmc Differential effects of perceptions of mothers' and fathers' favoritism on sibling tension in adulthood
    Megan Gilligan
    Sociology and Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47906, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:593-8. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Regional differences in mother adult-child relations: a brief report
    Jori Sechrist
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology and Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, 700 West State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S388-91. 2007

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Making choices: a within-family study of caregiver selection
    Karl Pillemer
    Department of Human Development, MVR Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Gerontologist 46:439-48. 2006
    ..This article reports on a within-family study to identify factors that lead mothers to expect that a particular child will serve in the role of primary caregiver...
  2. ncbi request reprint Caregiving, perceptions of maternal favoritism, and tension among siblings
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology, Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
    Gerontologist 54:580-8. 2014
    ..In the present study, we explore the ways in which these factors shape sibling tension both independently and in combination during caregiving...
  3. pmc How widowhood shapes adult children's responses to mothers' preferences for care
    J Jill Suitor
    Correspondence should be addressed to J Jill Suitor, Department of Sociology Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, 700 Stone Hall, West Lafayette, IN 47907 E mail
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 69:95-102. 2014
    ....
  4. pmc The role of violated caregiver preferences in psychological well-being when older mothers need assistance
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology and Center on Aging and the Life Course, 355 Stone Hall, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Gerontologist 53:388-96. 2013
    ..In this article, we explore whether older mothers' psychological well-being was affected by the children they preferred as future caregivers and provide assistance at a later point when the mothers experience illness or injury...
  5. ncbi request reprint Within-family differences in mothers' support to adult children
    J Jill Suitor
    Purdue University, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Stone Hall, 700 West State St, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S10-7. 2006
    ..In this article we explore the ways in which mothers provide support differentially to their adult children and the factors that explain such differentiation...
  6. ncbi request reprint When mothers have favourites: conditions under which mothers differentiate among their adult children
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Can J Aging 26:85-99. 2007
    ..Taken together, these findings indicate that differentiating among adult children is common; further, family-level predictors of mothers' differentiating mirror the patterns shown in dyad-level analyses of mothers' favouritism...
  7. pmc Conceptualizing and measuring intergenerational ambivalence in later life
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology and Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, 700 Stone Hall, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:769-81. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Race and older mothers' differentiation: a sequential quantitative and qualitative analysis
    Jori Sechrist
    Department of Sociology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Fam Psychol 25:837-46. 2011
    ..We conclude that using such a sequential mixed methods approach to data analysis has the potential to shed new light on complex family relations...
  9. pmc Differential effects of perceptions of mothers' and fathers' favoritism on sibling tension in adulthood
    Megan Gilligan
    Sociology and Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47906, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:593-8. 2013
    ..We examine the differential effects of perceived maternal and paternal favoritism in adulthood on sibling tension in adulthood...
  10. ncbi request reprint Regional differences in mother adult-child relations: a brief report
    Jori Sechrist
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology and Center on Aging and the Life Course, Purdue University, 700 West State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S388-91. 2007
    ..The goal of this article is to address two specific questions: (a) Does adult children's closeness and contact with mothers vary by region? and (b) Can traditionalism explain patterns of regionality?..
  11. ncbi request reprint Avenues to prestige among adolescents in public and religiously affiliated high schools
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    Adolescence 39:229-41. 2004
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Research Grants8

  1. PARENT-ADULT CHILD RELATIONS: WITHIN FAMILY DIFFERENCES
    J Suitor; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The study will focus on the effects of within-family differences rather than individual structural and developmental characteristics of each child. ..
  2. PARENT-ADULT CHILD RELATIONS: WITHIN FAMILY DIFFERENCES
    J Suitor; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The study will focus on the effects of within-family differences rather than individual structural and developmental characteristics of each child. ..
  3. PARENT-ADULT CHILD RELATIONS: WITHIN FAMILY DIFFERENCES
    J Suitor; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The study will focus on the effects of within-family differences rather than individual structural and developmental characteristics of each child. ..
  4. PARENT-ADULT CHILD RELATIONS: WITHIN FAMILY DIFFERENCES
    J Suitor; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The study will focus on the effects of within-family differences rather than individual structural and developmental characteristics of each child. ..
  5. Parent Adult-Child Relations: Within Family Differences
    J Suitor; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  6. Parent Adult-Child Relations: Within Family Differences
    J Suitor; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  7. Parent Adult-Child Relations: Within Family Differences
    J Jill Suitor; Fiscal Year: 2010
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