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Housing Choices and Well-Being of Older Adults

Proper Fit

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Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • General,
  • Social conditions,
  • Gerontology,
  • Care,
  • Aged,
  • Housing

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLeon A. Pastalan (Editor), Benyamin Schwarz (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9511731M
    ISBN 100789013215
    ISBN 109780789013217
    OCLC/WorldCa46634212


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people with the most critical attitudes toward the elderly came from a county with a low proportion of older adults. Alzheimer's patients tend to forget: A study of 20 adolescent grandchildren of Alzheimer's patients found that the caregiving experience had had a/an ________ influence on family relationships.

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