Invisible Elderly in Danish and Swedish Residential Care Home Architecture: A Study of Two Architectural Competitions

Jonas E Andersson, Sidse Grangaard

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Abstrakt

This study of two architectural competitions suggests that the fit between architectural design and older users, who depend on regular caregiving due to cognitive or functional disabilities, requires a particular consideration when designing new residential care homes.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftN O R D I C - Journal of Architecture
Vol/bind5
Udgave nummer4
Sider (fra-til)62-71
ISSN2244-968X
StatusUdgivet - 2015

Emneord

  • plejebolig
  • arkitektkonkurence
  • trans-spatiality
  • spatial clarity
  • sanselig tilgængelighed

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