How to take care of the old

2018—2019 Publications, Education, Wellbeing

This research book looks at the relationships between gerontology and the disciplines of architecture, sociology, and technology. These fields inform the understanding of the fundamental behaviours and needs of the elderly and possible future solutions such as co-design, multigenerational living, and smart homes to guarantee our future generations a healthy and comfortable senior life.

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Book spread with Age-Friendly Cities diagramBook spread with Age-Friendly Cities diagram

Book spread showing a brain with Halzaimer on the left compared to one without dementia syndrome on the rightBook spread showing a brain with Halzaimer on the left compared to one without dementia syndrome on the right

Book spread representing two world ageing population diagrams between 2015 and 2050Book spread representing two world ageing population diagrams between 2015 and 2050

Population Pyramids 2005 - 2050 (original diagrams by www.populationpyramid.net reworked)