J Jill Suitor

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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. pmc The Role of Perceived Maternal Favoritism in Sibling Relations in Midlife
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology, Purdue University, 700 W State St, West Lafayette IN, 47907, 765 496 1718
    J Marriage Fam 71:1026-1038. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Role of Perceived Maternal Favoritism and Disfavoritism in Adult Children's Psychological Well-Being
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci . 2015
  4. pmc 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  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. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications14

  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. pmc The Role of Perceived Maternal Favoritism in Sibling Relations in Midlife
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology, Purdue University, 700 W State St, West Lafayette IN, 47907, 765 496 1718
    J Marriage Fam 71:1026-1038. 2009
    ..Taken together, the findings from this investigation are consistent with childhood studies showing that siblings have better relationships when they believe that they are treated equitably by their parents...
  3. ncbi request reprint Role of Perceived Maternal Favoritism and Disfavoritism in Adult Children's Psychological Well-Being
    J Jill Suitor
    Department of Sociology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci . 2015
    ..Further, we explored the extent to which these patterns differed by race...
  4. pmc 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...
  5. 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
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  6. 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...
  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. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint The Long Arm of Maternal Differential Treatment: Effects of Recalled and Current Favoritism on Adult Children's Psychological Well-Being
    Siyun Peng
    Department of Sociology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci . 2016
    ..In this article, we draw from classic theories of social psychology and the life course to compare the effects of current and recalled perceived maternal differential treatment (MDT) on the depressive symptoms of adult children in midlife...
  13. 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?..
  14. 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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