This insightful book focuses on state-of-the-art retirement communities in the United States today. Experts from the fields of urban planning, architecture, and aging present in-depth profiles of a variety of retirement communities. The changing function and character of retirement communities--resulting from changes in supply and demand, alternate lifestyles, and other environmental needs of an ever-increasing aging population--are explored. The timely discussions in this useful resource offer insights into the relative strengths and weaknesses of various types of retirement communities with respect to the varying needs, abilities, and desires of older people.The Sun City Community Council has stated that transportation services need to be altered. The Council ... Some feel the developer only considered property management and not the social-psychological needs of residents. ... The Sun City-Phoenix Art Museum, a satellite of the Phoenix Museum, is located within Sun City.
|Author||:||Michael E Hunt, Allan G Feldt, Robert W Marans, Kathleen L Vakalo, Leon A Pastalan|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2015-01-28|