Wellbeing of Older Persons in Southeast Asia (Bibliography)

  A special bibliography of research by Professor John Knodel

Monograph Length Reports:

Knodel, John E. 2014. The situation of older persons in Myanmar: results from the 2012 survey of older persons (Revised 2014). Yangon: HelpAge International Myanmar country office. (in collaboration with HelpAge international staff) Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Vipan Prachuabmoh, and Napaporn Chayovan. 2013. "The Changing Well-being of Thai Elderly: An Update from the 2011 Survey of Older Persons in Thailand." PSC Research Report No. 13-793. 6 2013. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. 2008. "Population Ageing and the Well-being of Older Persons in Thailand." PSC Research Report No. 08-659. 10 2008. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Jiraporn Kespichayawattana, Suvinee Wiwatwanich, and Chanpen Saengtienchai. 2007. Migration and Intergenerational Solidarity: Evidence from Rural Thailand. Bangkok: UNFPA. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Souvan Kiry Kiim, Zachary S. Zimmer, and Sina Puch. 2004. "Older Persons in Cambodia: A Profile from the 2004 Survey of the Elderly in Cambodia." UNFPA Cambodia. Abstract.

Other Publications:

Knodel, John E., and Minh Duc Nguyen. 2015. "Grandparents and Grandchildren: Care and Support in Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam." Ageing and Society, 35(9): 1960-1988. DOI. Abstract.

Knodel, John E. 2014. The situation of older persons in Myanmar: results from the 2012 survey of older persons (Revised 2014). Yangon: HelpAge International Myanmar country office. (in collaboration with HelpAge international staff) Abstract.

Knodel, John E. 2014. "Is Intergenerational Solidarity Really on the Decline? Cautionary Evidence from Thailand." Asian Population Studies, 10(2): 2014. DOI. Abstract.

Knodel, John E. 2014. "The Situation of Older Persons in Myanmar: An Overview." BOLD, 24(3): 9-16. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Vipan Prachuabmoh, and Napaporn Chayovan. 2013. The Changing Well-being of Thai Elderly: An Update from the 2011 Survey of Older Persons in Thailand. HelpAge International. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Jiraporn Kespichayawattana, Suvinee Wiwatwanich, and Chanpen Saengtienchai. 2013. "The Future of Family Support for Thai Elderly: Views of the Populace." Journal of Population and Social Studies, 21(2): 110-132. Abstract.

Zimmer, Zachary S., and John E. Knodel. 2013. "Older-age parents in rural cambodia and migration of adult children: A case study of two communes in Battambang province." Asian Population Studies, 9(2): 156-174. DOI.

Knodel, John E., Vipan Prachuabmoh, and Napaporn Chayovan. 2013. "The Changing Well-being of Thai Elderly: An Update from the 2011 Survey of Older Persons in Thailand." PSC Research Report No. 13-793. 6 2013. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Chanpen Saengtienchai. 2011. "Family Care for Rural Elderly in the Midst of Rapid Social Change: The Case of Thailand." In Demographic Transition: An Asian Perspective edited by Rajiv Balakrishnon. Chapter 15, pp. 501-516. New Delhi: Konark Publishers.

Knodel, John E., Napaporn Chayovan, and Vipan Prachuabmoh. 2011. "Impact of population change on well-being of elderly in Thailand." In Impact of Demographic Change in Thailand, edited by Gavin Jones and Wassana Im-em. UNFPA Thailand. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. 2011. "Intergenerational Family Care for and by Older People in Thailand." PSC Research Report No. 11-732. 3 2011. Abstract.

Zimmer, Zachary S., and John E. Knodel. 2010. "Return Migration and the Health of Older Aged Parents: Evidence From Rural Thailand." Journal of Aging and Health, 22(7): 955-976. DOI. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Jiraporn Kespichayawattana, Chanpen Saengtienchai, and Suvinee Wiwatwanich. 2010. "How left behind are rural parents of migrant children? Evidence from Thailand." Ageing and Society, 30(5): 811-841. DOI. Abstract.

Knodel, John E. 2010. "An Elephantine Misunderstanding: A miscommunication between researchers and their subjects." PSC Research Report No. 10-700. 4 2010. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. 2009. "Older Persons in Thailand: A Demographic, Social and Economic Profile." Ageing International, 33(1-4): 3-14. DOI. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. 2009. "Intergenerational Relationships and Family Care and Support for Thai Elderly." Ageing International, 33(1-4): 15-27. DOI. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. 2009. Population Ageing and the Well-Being of Older Persons in Thailand: Past trends, current situation and future challenges. UNFPA Thailand. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. 2009. "Population Ageing and the Well-Being of Older Persons in Thailand: Past trends, current situation, and future challenges." UNFPA Papers in Population Ageing No. 5 Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Zachary S. Zimmer. 2009. "Gender and Well-Being of Older Persons in Cambodia." PSC Research Report No. 09-665. 1 2009. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. 2008. "Gender and Ageing in Thailand: A Situation Analysis of Older Women and Men." PSC Research Report No. 08-664. 12 2008. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. 2008. "Population Ageing and the Well-being of Older Persons in Thailand." PSC Research Report No. 08-659. 10 2008. Abstract.

Zimmer, Zachary S., Kim Korinek, John E. Knodel, and Napaporn Chayovan. 2008. "Migrant Interactions with Elderly Parents in Rural Cambodia and Thailand." Journal of Marriage and Family, 70(3): 585-598. DOI. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Chanpen Saengtienchai. 2007. "Rural Parents with Urban Children: Social and Economic Implications of Migration on the Rural Elderly in Thailand." Population, Space and Place, 13(3): 193-210.

Knodel, John E., Jiraporn Kespichayawattana, Suvinee Wiwatwanich, and Chanpen Saengtienchai. 2007. Migration and Intergenerational Solidarity: Evidence from Rural Thailand. Bangkok: UNFPA. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Van Tuan Huy, Vu Manh Loi, and Sharon Ghuman. 2007. "Vietnamese Aging and Marital Sexual Behavior in Comparative Perspective." Asian Population Studies, 3(1): 57-78. (Also issued in longer version as PSC Research Report 05-853) DOI. Abstract.

Zimmer, Zachary S., John E. Knodel, Kiry Sovan Kim, and Sina Puch. 2005. "The Impact of Past Conflicts and Social Disruption in Cambodia on the Current Generation of Older Adults." PSC Research Report No. 05-582. 9 2005. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Napaporn Chayovan, Preeya Mithranon, Pattama Amornsirisomboon, and Supraporn Arunraksombat. 2005. "Thailand's Older Population: Social and Economic Support as Assessed in 2002." PSC Research Report No. 05-571. 1 2005. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Souvan Kiry Kiim, Zachary S. Zimmer, and Sina Puch. 2004. "Older Persons in Cambodia: A Profile from the 2004 Survey of the Elderly in Cambodia." UNFPA Cambodia. Abstract.

Ofstedal, Mary Beth, Erin Reidy, and John E. Knodel. 2004. "Gender Differences in Economic Support and Well-Being of Older Asians." Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 19: 165-201. DOI. Abstract.

Knodel, John E. 2004. "Older Women in Thailand: Are They Really Worse Off Than the Men." In Untapped Resources: Women in Ageing Societies Across Asia edited by K. Mehta. pp. 141-160. Singapore: Marshall Cavendish Academic Press.

Sobieszczyk, Teresa, John E. Knodel, and Napaporn Chayovan. 2003. "Gender and Well-Being among Older People: Evidence from Thailand." Ageing and Society, 23(6): 701-735. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Mary Beth Ofstedal. 2003. "Gender and Aging in the Developing World: Where Are the Men?" Population and Development Review, 29(4): 677-698. Abstract.

Friedman, Jed, John E. Knodel, Bui The Cuong, and Truong Si Anh. 2003. "Gender Dimensions of Support for Elderly in Vietnam." Research on Aging, 25(6): 587-630. DOI. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Mary Beth Ofstedal, and Albert Hermalin. 2002. "The Demographic, Socioeconomic, and Cultural Context of the Four Study Countries." In The Well-Being of the Elderly in Asia: A Four Country Comparative Study edited by Albert Hermalin. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press.

Knodel, John E., and Mary Beth Ofstedal. 2002. "Patterns and Determinants of Living Arrangements." In The Well-Being of the Elderly in Asia: A Four Country Comparative Study edited by A. I. Hermalin. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press.

Knodel, John E., and Truong Si Anh. 2002. "Vietnam's Older Population: The View from the Census." PSC Research Report No. 02-523. 8 2002. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. 2001. "Sexual Activity among Older Thais: The Influence of Age, Gender, and Health." Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 16(2): 173-200. DOI. Abstract.

Cong, Bui The, Truong Si Anh, Daniel M. Goodkind, John E. Knodel, and Jed Friedman. 2000. "Older People in Vietnamese amidst transformations in social welfare policy." In Ageing in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Policies and Future Trends edited by David R. Phillips. Routledge. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Napaporn Chayovan, Siriwan Graiurapong, and Chutima Suraratdecha. 2000. "Ageing in Thailand: An Overview of Formal and Informal Support." In Ageing in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Policies and Future Trends edited by David Phillips. London: Routledge. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Jed Friedman, Truong Si Anh, and Bui The Cuong. 2000. "Intergenerational Exchanges in Vietnam: Family Size, Sex Composition, and the Location of Children." Population Studies, 54(1): 89-104. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. 2000. "Sexual Activity among the Older Population in Thailand: Evidence from a Nationally Representative Survey." PSC Research Report No. 00-445. 5 2000. Abstract.

Ofstedal, Mary Beth, John E. Knodel, and Napaporn Chayovan. 1999. "Intergenerational Support and Gender: A Comparison of Four Asian Countries." Asian Journal of Social Science, 27(2): 21-41. DOI. Abstract.

Knodel, John E. 1999. "The Demography of Asian Ageing: Past Accomplishments and Future Challenges." Asia-Pacific Population Journal, 14(4): 39-56. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Napaporn Chayovan, Siriwan Graiurapong, and Chutima Suraratdecha. "Ageing in Thailand: An Overview of Formal and Informal Support." Elderly in Asia Report No. 99-53. 1 1999. Abstract.

Knodel, John E. 1998. "Using Qualitative Data for Understanding Old-Age Security and Fertility." In The Methods and Uses of Anthropological Demography edited by Alaka Malwade Basu and Peter Aaby. Oxford; Clarendon Press.

Anh, Truong Si, Bui The Cong, Daniel M. Goodkind, and John E. Knodel. 1997. "Living arrangements, patrilineality and sources of support among elderly Vietnamese." Asia-Pacific Population Journal, 12(4): 69-88.

Chayovan, Napaporn, and John E. Knodel. 1997. "A Report of the Survey of the Welfare of the Elderly in Thailand." IPS Publication 248/97Bangkok: Institute of Population Studies, Chulalongkorn University.

Knodel, John E., and Nibhon Debavalya. 1997. "Living Arrangements and Support Among the Elderly in South-East Asia: An Introduction." Asia-Pacific Population Journal, 12(4): 5-16.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. 1997. "Family Support and Living Arrangements of Thai Elderly." Asia-Pacific Population Journal, 12(4): 51-68.

Knodel, John E., Pattama Amornsirisomboon, and Jiraporn Khiewyoo. "Living Arrangements, Family Support and the Welfare of the Elderly: Findings and Implications of the 1994 Survey of Elderly in Thailand." Elderly in Asia Report No. 97-43. 7 1997. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Napaporn Chayovan. "Persistence and Change in the Living Arrangements and Support of Thai Elderly." Elderly in Asia Report No. 97-42. 6 1997. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Chanpen Saengtienchai. 1996. "Family Care for Rural Elderly in the Midst of Rapid Social Change: The Case of Thailand." Social Change, 26(2): 98-115.

Knodel, John E., Napaporn Chayovan, and Siriwan Siriboon. 1996. "Familial Support and the Life Course of Thai Elderly and Their Children." In Aging and Generational Relations: Life-Course and Cross-Cultural Perspectives edited by Tamara Hareven. New York: Aldine de Gruyter. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Napaporn Chayovan, and Siriwan Siriboon. 1995. "Familial Support and the Life Course of Thai Elderly and Their Children." In Aging and Generational Relations over the Life Course: A Historical and Cross-cultural Perspective edited by Tamara Hareven. Berlin: Walter deGruyter and Co.. Abstract.

Knodel, John E. 1995. "Introduction to Special Issue of the Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology." Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 10(1-2): 1-6.

Knodel, John E. 1995. "Focus Groups as a Qualitative Method for Cross-Cultural Research in Social Gerontology." Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 10(1-2): 7-20.

Knodel, John E., Chanpen Saengtienchai, and Werasit Sittitrai. 1995. "Living Arrangements of the Elderly in Thailand: Views of the Populace." Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 10(1-2): 79-111.

Asis, Maruja Milagros, Lita Domingo, John E. Knodel, and Kalyani Mehta. 1995. "Living Arrangements in Four Asian Countries: A Comparative Perspective." Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 10(1-2): 145-62.

Knodel, John E., Chanpen Saengtienchai, and Walter Obiero. 1995. "Do Small Families Jeopardize Old Age Security? Evidence from Thailand." Bold, 5(4): 13-17. Abstract.

Knodel, John E. 1994. "Population Ageing and Fertility: Some Implications for Thailand." In New Directions in Population Policies and Programs in Thailand. IPS Publication no. 217/94. Bangkok: Institute of Population Studies, Chulalongkorn University. Abstract.

Knodel, John E. 1994. "Conducting Comparative Focus-Group Research: Cautionary Comments from a Coordinator." Health Transition Review, 4(1): 99-104. Abstract.

Siriboon, Siriwan, and John E. Knodel. 1994. "Thai Elderly Who Do Not Coreside with Their Children." Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 9(1): 21-38. DOI. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Napaporn Chayovan, and Chanpen Saengtienchai. 1994. "Are Thais Deserting Their Elderly Parents?" Bold, 4(3): 7-11. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Napaporn Chayovan, and Siriwan Siriboon. 1992. "Population Aging and the Demand for Hospital Care in Thailand." Asian and Pacific Population Forum, 6(1): 1-4,21-24. Public Access.

Knodel, John E., Napaporn Chayovan, and Siriwan Siriboon. 1992. "The Impact of Fertility Decline on Familial Support for the Elderly: An Illustration from Thailand." Population and Development Review, 18(1): 79-104. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., and Nibhon Debavalya. 1992. "Social and Economic Support Systems for the Elderly in Asia: An Introduction." Asia-Pacific Population Journal, 7(3): 5-12. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Napaporn Chayovan, and Siriwan Siriboon. 1992. "The Familial Support System of Thai Elderly: An Overview." Asia-Pacific Population Journal, 7(3): 105-26. Abstract.

Chayovan, Napaporn, John E. Knodel, and Siriwan Siriboon. 1990. "Thailand's Elderly Population: A Demographic and Social Profile Based on Official Statistical Sources." Elderly in Asia Report No. 90-2. 9 1990. Abstract.

Knodel, John E., Werasit Sittitrai, and Tim Brown. 1990. "Focus Group Discussions for Social Science Research: A Practical Guide with an Emphasis on the Topic of Ageing." Elderly in Asia Report No. 90-3. 9 1990. Abstract.

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