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Oldtimers and Alzheimer"s

Jaber F. Gubrium

Oldtimers and Alzheimer"s

the descriptive organization of senility

by Jaber F. Gubrium

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Published by JAI Press in Greenwich, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alzheimer"s disease.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jaber F. Gubrium.
    SeriesContemporary ethnographic studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC523 .G83 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 222 p. ;
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2717235M
    ISBN 100892326972
    LC Control Number86010404


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