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Physical Environments and Aging: Critical Contributions of M. Powell Lawton to Theory and Practice.

Author: Scheidt, R. J., Windley, P. G.
Type: Edited Book
Year: 2003


The papers in this volume are a tribute to Lawton's significant contributions to research, practice and policy in the field of physical environment and aging. The chapters contain important theoretical formulations, useful methods and measures and functional research overviews of the everyday experience of older adults. It is a valuable resource for researchers and planners who are concerned with how and why shelter and care influence the lives of older occupants and how these places can be changed for the better.

Further Details

Pages: 155 p.
Publish Location: New York
Publisher: The Haworth Press
ISBN/ISSN: 0 7890 2006 8
Accession Number: 2 9.03
Keywords: North America, older
Reads: 237