From Commodity to Community in Nursing Homes: an Impossibility?
McLean, Athena, Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work
Cambridge University Press
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Communities; Dementia -- Patients -- Social conditions; Nursing homes -- Sociological aspects;
Addresses the question of whether "community" is an accurate term to describe residents of nursing home special-care units for people with dementia.
McLean, Athena "From Commodity to Community in Nursing Homes: an Impossibility?" Forum. in Ageing and Society 2006 26:6 925-937.