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Assistive environments for successful aging. / Helal, Sumi; King, J.; Bose, R.; El-Zabadani, H.; Kaddourah, Y.

Advanced Intelligent Environments. ed. / Achilles D. Kameas; Victor Callagan; Hani Hagras; Michael Weber; Wolfgang Minker. Boston : Springer, 2009. p. 1-26.

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Helal, S, King, J, Bose, R, El-Zabadani, H & Kaddourah, Y 2009, Assistive environments for successful aging. in AD Kameas, V Callagan, H Hagras, M Weber & W Minker (eds), Advanced Intelligent Environments. Springer, Boston, pp. 1-26. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-76485-6_1

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Helal, S., King, J., Bose, R., El-Zabadani, H., & Kaddourah, Y. (2009). Assistive environments for successful aging. In A. D. Kameas, V. Callagan, H. Hagras, M. Weber, & W. Minker (Eds.), Advanced Intelligent Environments (pp. 1-26). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-76485-6_1

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Helal S, King J, Bose R, El-Zabadani H, Kaddourah Y. Assistive environments for successful aging. In Kameas AD, Callagan V, Hagras H, Weber M, Minker W, editors, Advanced Intelligent Environments. Boston: Springer. 2009. p. 1-26 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-76485-6_1

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Helal, Sumi ; King, J. ; Bose, R. ; El-Zabadani, H. ; Kaddourah, Y. / Assistive environments for successful aging. Advanced Intelligent Environments. editor / Achilles D. Kameas ; Victor Callagan ; Hani Hagras ; Michael Weber ; Wolfgang Minker. Boston : Springer, 2009. pp. 1-26

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