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Author Hollwich, Matthias, author.

Title New aging : live smarter now to live better forever / by Matthias Hollwich [with Jennifer Krichels] with Bruce Mau Design.

Publication Info. New York : Penguin Books, 2016.


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Description 234 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Contents Love aging -- Be social -- Never retire -- Stay fit -- You are how you eat -- Access vs. mobility -- Our homes are our castles -- Add services and conveniences -- Pass it on.
Summary "Aging is a gift that we receive with life--and in New Aging, the architect Matthias Hollwich outlines smart, simple ideas to help us experience it that way. New Aging invites us to take everything we associate with aging--the loss of freedom and vitality, the cold and sterile nursing homes, the boredom--and throw it out the window. As an architect, Matthias Hollwich is devoted to finding ways in which we can shape our living spaces and communities to make aging a graceful and fulfilling aspect of our lives. Now he has distilled his research into a collection of simple, visionary principles--brought to life with bright, colorful illustrations--that will inspire you to think creatively about how you can change your habits and environments to suit your evolving needs as you age. With advice ranging from practical design tips for making your home safer and more comfortable to thought-provoking ideas on how we work, relax, and interact with our neighbors, and even how we eat, New Aging will inspire you and your loved ones to live smarter today so you can live better tomorrow"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Older people.
Older people -- Health and hygiene.
Older people -- Dwellings.
SELF-HELP / Aging.
PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Adulthood & Aging.
HOUSE & HOME / Design & Construction.
Aging. (OCoLC)fst00800293
Older people. (OCoLC)fst01199093
Older people -- Dwellings. (OCoLC)fst01199101
Older people -- Health and hygiene. (OCoLC)fst01199538
Added Author Krichels, Jennifer, author.
Bruce Mau Design.
ISBN 9780143128106 (paperback)
0143128108 (paperback)

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