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Published by Bergin & Garvey .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Anthropology,
  • Health systems & services,
  • Nursing,
  • Social conditions,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Long-Term Care Of The Aged,
  • Medical Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • USA,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Gerontology,
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Sociological aspects,
  • Anthropological aspects,
  • Nursing home patients,
  • Nursing homes

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJ. Neil Henderson (Editor), Maria D. Vesperi (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8267838M
ISBN 100897894227
ISBN 109780897894227

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