Home and identity in late life international perspectives by Graham D. Rowles PhD, Graham D., PhD Rowles, Habib, PhD

By Graham D. Rowles PhD, Graham D., PhD Rowles, Habib, PhD Chaudhury

"Presenting insightful essays and findings from empirical reviews, prime modern students learn the that means of domestic to elders and the ways that this that means should be sustained, threatened, or transformed in organization with either general and pathological alterations with ageing. for instance, wellbeing and fitness and health will be plagued by an environmental swap, reminiscent of a metamorphosis in a longtime local or a  Read more...

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Environmental Psychology Perspectives An early effort to understand the variety of meanings assigned to the home was provided by Hayward (1975). According to Hayward, the meaning of home may embrace home as a physical structure, as a territory, as a locus in space, as self and self-identity, and as a social and cultural unit. Later attempts to define the meaning of home built on broader theoretical models, such as the theory of place (Canter, 1977), place identity theory (Proshansky, 1978), or place attachment theory (Schumaker & Taylor, 1983).

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