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Low rise housing for older people

John Zeisel

Low rise housing for older people

behavioral criteria for design

by John Zeisel

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Policy Development and Research : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Dwellings -- Psychological aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 135-141.

    Statementfor U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Policy Development and Research by Zeisel Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts, John Zeisel, Gayle Epp, Stephen Demos.
    ContributionsEpp, Gayle, joint author., Demos, Stephen, joint author., Zeisel Research (Firm)., United States. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development. Office of Policy Development and Research.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7195.A4 Z44
    The Physical Object
    Pagination141 p. :
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4374614M
    LC Control Number78602312


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