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Maintaining independence in later life: older people speaking

Author: Langan, J., Means, R., Rolfe, S.
Type: Book
Year: 1996


Policy makers are increasingly appreciating the importance of housing and home to older people, and how this links to their desire to maintain their independence. This study is an important contribution to this debate in that it focuses upon how older people think about themselves and talk about these complex issues, and how this relates to their existing housing and support situation.

Further Details

Pages: 35
Publish Location: England
Publisher: Anchor Trust
ISBN/ISSN: 0906178320
Accession Number: December, 2010
Keywords: older, function, mobility
Reads: 208