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Ageing well

Ann Bowling

Ageing well

quality of life in old age

by Ann Bowling

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Published by Open University Press in Maidenhead, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- England,
  • Quality of life -- England,
  • Older people -- England -- Social conditions,
  • Older people -- Services for -- England

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [234]-268) and index.

    StatementAnn Bowling.
    SeriesGrowing older
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1064.G7 B69 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 273 p. :
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19292953M
    ISBN 100335215092, 0335215106
    OCLC/WorldCa61425937

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