Across the globe, populations are getting older. Hayashi surveys the development of residential care in Britain and Japan from the 1920s onwards, using regional case studies, and taking into account the influence of traditions and cultural norms.

chapter |12 pages


chapter 1|26 pages

The English Context

chapter 2|30 pages

The Japanese Context

chapter 3|26 pages

The Norfolk Experience

chapter 4|26 pages

The Gifu Experience

chapter 5|30 pages

Residential Life in Norfolk

chapter 6|28 pages

Residential Life in Gifu