ERIC Number: EJ484686
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
From "Our Town" to "Ghost Town"?: The Changing Context of Home for Rural Elders.
Norris-Baker, Carolyn; Scheidt, Rick J.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v38 n3 p181-202 1994
Employed experiential field approach to explore outcomes of continuing rural crisis for elderly residents of four small Kansas towns. Examined environmental stressors related to housing and meaning of attachment to home within economically threatened communities. Some findings support previous research, whereas others reflect region's unique sociohistorical environment. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A