Warenkorb
€ 0,00 0 Buch dabei,
portofrei
Design Innovations for Aging and Alzheimer's: Creating Caring Environments als Buch
PORTO-
FREI

Design Innovations for Aging and Alzheimer's: Creating Caring Environments

Sprache: Englisch.
Buch (gebunden)
Ihr 10% Rabatt bei Hugendubel.de
 
10% Rabatt sichern mit Gutscheincode: XMAS10
 
As our understanding of aging and Alzheimer s, and the cultural changes related to these phenomena, grows so do the implications for interior design. Focus on recent innovations in care environments for the aging with a resource dedicated to this top … weiterlesen
Buch

112,99 *

inkl. MwSt.
Portofrei
vorbestellbar
Design Innovations for Aging and Alzheimer's: Creating Caring Environments als Buch

Produktdetails

Titel: Design Innovations for Aging and Alzheimer's: Creating Caring Environments
Autor/en: Elizabeth C. Brawley

ISBN: 0471681180
EAN: 9780471681182
Sprache: Englisch.
JOHN WILEY & SONS INC

Dezember 2005 - gebunden - 350 Seiten

Beschreibung

As our understanding of aging and Alzheimer s, and the cultural changes related to these phenomena, grows so do the implications for interior design. Focus on recent innovations in care environments for the aging with a resource dedicated to this topic. This comprehensive book features:

Coverage of the emerging building types of adult day care and hospice and the increased use of gardens and outdoor space in environments for the aging.
Material on sustainable design and environmentally friendly building products.
Design solutions that extend beyond assisted-living facilities and nursing homes as they can be easily adapted for residential use.
Photographs, line drawings, and a 16-page color insert that bring the material to life.
Order your copy of this book today.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

SECTION I. AGING & ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE - IMPLICATIONS FOR DESIGN.

Chapter 1. Aging in the 21st Century: Aging and Age-Related Changes.

Chapter 2. Alzheimer's Disease.

Chapter 3. Environment as Treatment.

SECTION II. GOOD DESIGN FOR LIVING - AT ANY AGE.

Chapter 4. Aging Vision & Health.

Chapter 5. Lighting & Daylighting.

Chapter 6. Hearing Loss & Sound Solutions.

Chapter 7. Mobility, Exercise & Independence.

Chapter 8. Color, Finishes and Fabric.

Chapter 9. Floorcovering.

Chapter 10. Sustainability and Green Design.

SECTION III. CULTURE CHANGE: CREATING HOME AND COMMUNITY.

Chapter 11. What is Culture Change? Philosophy, Mission etc.

Chapter 12. Hearth and Home: Gathering Spaces.

Chapter 13. Private Spaces.

Chapter 14. Social Living Spaces: Organizing for Interest, Activity & Fun.

SECTION IV. MORE CARE MODELS FOR SENIORS.

Chapter 15. The Green House.

Chapter 16. Adult Day Care - Environments that work for Program Activities.

Chapter 17. The Planetree Model.

Chapter 18. Hospice - End of Life.

SECTION V. GARDENS AND OUTDOOR SPACES.

Chapter 19. Designing the Outside Environment for: Therapeutic Benefits & Outcomes, Maximum use and Pleasure.

SECTION VI. WHAT DOES SUCCESS LOOK LIKE?

Chapter 20. What Does Success Look Like and How Will You Know?

Resources.

References.

Index.

Portrait

ELIZABETH C. BRAWLEY, IIDA, AAHID, is President of Design Concepts Unlimited, a San Francisco-based firm that specializes in designing living environments for older people and settings for Alzheimer's special care. She is a past member of the national board of directors for the Alzheimer's Association and has gained international recognition as an expert and industry leader in the area of environmental design for aging. She is the author of Designing for Alzheimer's Disease: Strategies for Creating Better Care Environments (Wiley), which was awarded the Joel Polsky Prize by the American Society of Interior Designers in recognition of her outstanding contribution in the area of research in environment and Alzheimer's disease.

Servicehotline
089 - 70 80 99 47

Mo. - Fr. 8.00 - 20.00 Uhr
Sa. 10.00 - 20.00 Uhr
Filialhotline
089 - 30 75 75 75

Mo. - Sa. 9.00 - 20.00 Uhr
Bleiben Sie in Kontakt:
Sicher & bequem bezahlen:
akzeptierte Zahlungsarten: Überweisung, offene Rechnung,
Visa, Master Card, American Express, Paypal
Zustellung durch:
* Alle Preise verstehen sich inkl. der gesetzlichen MwSt. Informationen über den Versand und anfallende Versandkosten finden Sie hier.
Artikel mit dem Hinweis "Pünktlich zum Fest" werden an Lieferadressen innerhalb Deutschlands rechtzeitig zum 24.12.2018 geliefert.
** Deutschsprachige eBooks und Bücher dürfen aufgrund der in Deutschland geltenden Buchpreisbindung und/oder Vorgaben von Verlagen nicht rabattiert werden. Soweit von uns deutschsprachige eBooks und Bücher günstiger angezeigt werden, wurde bei diesen kürzlich von den Verlagen der Preis gesenkt oder die Buchpreisbindung wurde für diese Titel inzwischen aufgehoben. Angaben zu Preisnachlässen beziehen sich auf den dargestellten Vergleichspreis.