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Self and Reminiscence of Place

Journal of Aging & Identity

Author: Chaudhury, H.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1999

Abstract:

Explores reminiscence of past places & selfhood for older people, especially people with dementia, living in long-term care facilities. The existing literature in related substantive areas is critically reviewed, synthesizing emergent major themes & proposing a conceptual framework. It is suggested that reminiscence of events & aspects associated with significant places from the past can offer a potentially therapeutic process in holding onto one's life experiences &, in turn, present opportunities for preserving one's sense of self-identity.

Further Details

Publish Dates: Dec
Pages: 231-253
Volume: 4
Issue: 4
Accession Number: August, 2010
Electronic Resource Number: 10.1023/A:1022835109862
Keywords: older
Reads: 116
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