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The arts/fitness quality of life activities program creative ideas for working with older adults in group settings by Claire B. Clements

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Published by Health Professions Press in Baltimore .
Written in English


  • Older people -- Recreation,
  • Physical fitness for older people,
  • Quality of life

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 411-419) and index.

Statementby Claire B. Clements.
LC ClassificationsGV184 .C54 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 430 p. :
Number of Pages430
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1435848M
ISBN 101878812149
LC Control Number93048044

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