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The Resource Community and ageing : maintaining quality of life in housing with care settings, Simon Evans

Community and ageing : maintaining quality of life in housing with care settings, Simon Evans

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Community and ageing : maintaining quality of life in housing with care settings
Title
Community and ageing
Title remainder
maintaining quality of life in housing with care settings
Statement of responsibility
Simon Evans
Title variation
Community and aging
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This important book investigates changing concepts and experiences of community across the lifecourse and into older age and how they play out in housing with care settings. An overview of how the housing with care sector has developed, both in the UK and internationally, is provided. The book emphasizes the central importance of a sense of community for older people's quality of life and explores the impact of a range of factors including social networks, inclusive activities, diversity and the built environment
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Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Ageing and the lifecourse
Community and ageing : maintaining quality of life in housing with care settings, Simon Evans
Label
Community and ageing : maintaining quality of life in housing with care settings, Simon Evans
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt9qgwsj
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-154) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Community and Ageing; Contents; List of tables, boxes and photos; Acknowledgements; Foreword; 1. Introduction; 2. What is community?; 3. Community and ageing; 4. Housing with care communities in the UK; 5. An international perspective on retirement villages; 6. Promoting a sense of community in housing with care settings; 7. Diversity, community and social interaction; 8. Changing communities and older people; 9. Conclusion; Appendix; References; Index
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1 online resource (vi, 162 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847427328
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations.
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Specific material designation
remote

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