ERIC Number: EJ482790
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Elderly Single Room Occupancy (SRO) Hotel Tenants: Still Alone.
Rollinson, Paul A.
Social Work, v36 n4 p303-08 Jul 1991
Conducted study of single room occupancy (SRO) hotels in Chicago, Illinois and collected data on everyday experiences of 53 elderly tenants. Findings showed that hotel environments offered anything but independence. Residents were trapped in situation that exacerbated isolation and withdrawal from society and were in desperate need of social services. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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