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ERIC Number: EJ198923
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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Nursing Homes for the Aged: The Human Consequences of Legislation-Shaped Environments.
Wack, Jeffrey; Rodin, Judith
Journal of Social Issues, v34 n4 p6-21 Fall 1978
The legal and socioeconomic factors that influence the development and operation of nursing homes and the impact of these factors on the psychological and physical conditions of those who live there are examined. Considerations for an alternative public policy that addresses the needs of the individual rather than institutional efficiency are presented. (Author/EB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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