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Toward measuring proactivity in person-environment transactions in late adulthood: the housing-related control beliefs questionaire

Journal of housing for the elderly

Author: Oswald, F., Wahl, H. W., Martin, M., Mollenkopf, H.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 2003


This paper outlines the importance of adapting the home to accomodate the ageing population. While not going into the mechanics of how to do it, the authors used a questionaire with a rating of 1 to 5. This questionaire helps to determine their level of activity and is a useful way to signify any modifications that have to be made to their residence.

Further Details

Full Title: Journal of Housing for the Elderly
Pages: 135-152
Volume: 17
Issue: 1/2
Accession Number: September, 2011
Electronic Resource Number: 10.1300/J081v17n01_10
Research Notes: electronic copy added 30/08/2013
Keywords: modificationolderPerson/environment interactions
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