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Living at Home : The convergence of aging and disability

Staying put: adapting the places instead of the people

Author: Zola, I. K.
Type: Book Section
Year: 1997


This chapter discusses housing adaptations in the context of an increasing number of older and younger people with disabilities The author eloquently links aging, disability, housing adaptations, and personal assistance. He presents a needed philosphical analysis that challenges the disabling nature of the physical environment and existing service systems in United States.

Further Details

Author: Lanspery, S., Hyde, J.
Pages: 25-39
Section: 2
Publish Location: Amityville, NY
Publisher: Baywood Publishing
ISBN/ISSN: 0895031337
Accession Number: November, 2011
Notes: Print retained
Research Notes: Electronic copy added 10/07/2013
Keywords: mobilitymodificationolder
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