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More related to old age. See more. Belinda Yuen. This book combines in a single volume numerous studies concerning the use of arts and culture to enhance quality of life, health and wellbeing among older people, especially in Singapore. The bibliography covers not only research conducted in Singapore both published and grey literature , but also a global body of work encompassing the Asia-Pacific region, Europe and North America. In addition to the annotated bibliography, the opening chapter introduces the current state of policy, practice and research on arts and culture for older people in Singapore.
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Sort order. Good food for thought. I look forward to using this as a starting point for discussions with others who want to pursue cohousing options. Also interested in reading more about it. Mike Sealy rated it it was amazing Feb 07, Tanja Korvenmaa rated it it was ok Dec 27, Stephen Cook rated it really liked it Nov 12, Suzanne Underwood rated it really liked it Mar 04, Cathy rated it really liked it Apr 04, Dan Jackson rated it really liked it Jul 20, Lance rated it it was amazing Jun 13, Laura rated it liked it Apr 30, Ralph Villman rated it really liked it Oct 19, Doug Kraft rated it really liked it Jul 24, Kirsten Mickelwait rated it it was amazing May 23, Casey rated it really liked it Nov 25, Kathlyn rated it it was amazing Nov 10, Bob MacKie rated it really liked it May 05, Normand rated it liked it Dec 25, Rob Harrison rated it liked it May 28, Chantal rated it it was amazing Aug 26, Eric Cress rated it really liked it Nov 14, Judy Cohen rated it really liked it Aug 25, The author deals with all the psychological and logistical aspects of senior cohousing and addresses common concerns, fears, and misunderstandings.
He emphasizes the many positive benefits of cohousing, including: Better physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health Friendships and accessible social contact Safety and security Affordability Shared resources Successful aging requires control of one's life, and today's generation of seniors--the baby boomers--will find that this book holds a compelling vision for their future. He co-authored the groundbreaking Cohousing with his wife and business partner, Kathryn McCamant. Table of contents Prologue byWilliamH. D Foreword by Patch Adams,M. Taking Charge of the Rest of Your Life 2.
Munksogard: Strong Roots in Fertile Soil 5. Feasibility: DoWe Have a Project? The First Wave He has consulted on or designed over fifty cohousing communities internationally and lives in Nevada City, California. He co-authored the groundbreaking Cohousing with his wife and business partner Kathryn McCamant.
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