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Invisible elderly in Danish and Swedish residential care home architecture: A study of two architectural competitions
KTH, School of Architecture and the Built Environment (ABE), Architecture, Architectural Design. (Arc Plan Research group)
Dansk Byggeforskningsinstitut SBi.
2015 (English)In: Nordic - Journal of Architecture, ISSN 2244-968X, Vol. 5, no 4, 62-71 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

This study of two architectural competitions suggests that the fit between architectural design and older users, who depend on regular caregiving due to cognitive or functional disabilities, requires a particular consideration when designing new residential care homes.

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Köpenhamn, 2015. Vol. 5, no 4, 62-71 p.
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residential care home architecture, architectural competition, ageing, representation
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URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-179951OAI: diva2:890894


Available from: 2016-01-05 Created: 2016-01-05 Last updated: 2016-02-01Bibliographically approved

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