The contribution briefly introduces some of the challenges affecting the relationships between the elder population and the urban physical environment in which life takes place, approaching the complexity of these themes from an interdisciplinary perspective: from a social, health enhancing physical activity (HEPA), and town planning point of view. The emergent Active City approach is recognized as a manner to encompass all perspectives, if correctly considered and applied.

Active and sociable cities: the frailer elderly’s perspective

Elena Dorato;Romeo Farinella
2017

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The contribution briefly introduces some of the challenges affecting the relationships between the elder population and the urban physical environment in which life takes place, approaching the complexity of these themes from an interdisciplinary perspective: from a social, health enhancing physical activity (HEPA), and town planning point of view. The emergent Active City approach is recognized as a manner to encompass all perspectives, if correctly considered and applied.
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