Thursday, January 2, 2014

DEMENTIA VILLAGE; A WONDERFUL IDEA OR A NEW TAKE ON THE TRUMAN SHOW? ARGUMENTATIVE ESSAY


As the average lifespan increases, so is the number of age related illnesses including dementia. A new solution has been found for the latter problem in the Netherlands. Do your research and decide if it is a good idea or not.
Familiarize yourself with the issue:
Video to watch and make notes on
  1. “CNN’s World’s Untold Stories: Dementia Village” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LwiOBlyWpko
Reading material to annotate

  1. “Dementia Village inspires new care” + Video http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/11/world/europe/wus-holland-dementia-village/
  2. “Welcome to dementia village” http://www.nextavenue.org/article/2013-09/welcome-dementia-village
  3. “The village where people have dementia” + Audio http://www.theguardian.com/society/2012/aug/27/dementia-village-residents-have-fun

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