3 edition of Quality of life of the elderly in residential care found in the catalog.
Quality of life of the elderly in residential care
Sheila M. Peace
by Polytechnic of North London, Department of Applied Social Studies, Survey Research Unit in London
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 157-176.
|Other titles||The Elderly in residential care.|
|Statement||Sheila M. Peace, John F. Hall, Graham Hamblin ; with foreword by Mark Abrams.|
|Series||Research report / Polytechnic of North London, Department of Applied Social Studies, Survey Research Unit -- no.1, Research report (Polytechnic of North London. School of Applied Social Studies) Survey Research Unit) -- no.1.|
|Contributions||Hall, John F. 1940-, Hamblin, Graham.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 176 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||176|
|LC Control Number||81012551|
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