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Neighborhoods and Health$
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Ichiro Kawachi and Lisa F. Berkman

Print publication date: 2003

Print ISBN-13: 9780195138382

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195138382.001.0001

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Neighborhoods, Aging, and Functional Limitations

Neighborhoods, Aging, and Functional Limitations

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(p.303) 14 Neighborhoods, Aging, and Functional Limitations
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Neighborhoods and Health
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Thomas A. Glass

Jennifer L. Balfour

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195138382.003.0014

This chapter makes a case for the importance of studying neighborhood effects on functional limitations in late life. It reviews existing literature and proposes a theoretical model to guide future research on the health effects of neighborhoods on older persons. Public policy implications are discussed.

Keywords:   neighborhood research, aging, elderly, social policy, health policy

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