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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Older Hispanic Americans -- Services for.,
  • Older Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions.,
  • Older Hispanic Americans -- Mental health services -- United States.,
  • Autonomy (Psychology) in old age.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-209) and index.

StatementBetty R. Navedo Barsa.
SeriesGarland studies on the elderly in America
LC ClassificationsHV1461 .B348 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 213 p. ;
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL380132M
ISBN 100815332459
LC Control Number98042314

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