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Elderly Americans Where They Choose to Retire (Garland Studies on the Elderly in America) by Christy Valerio

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


  • Anthropology,
  • Cultural studies,
  • United States,
  • Social Gerontology,
  • Sociology Of Work And Leisure,
  • Social Science,
  • Diet / Health / Fitness,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Aging,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Planning,
  • Quality of life,
  • Retirement communities,
  • Retirement, Places of

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8047846M
ISBN 100815325878
ISBN 109780815325871

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