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Homelessness: Women

This research guide promotes further study and conversation around the annual Rubenstein Social Justice Award.

Women - Articles

Burlingham, B., Andrasik, M. P., Larimer, M., Marlatt, G. A., & Spigner, C. (2010). A house is not a home: A qualitative assessment of the life experiences of alcoholic homeless women. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 10(2), 158–179.

Byrne, T., Montgomery, A. E., & Dichter, M. E. (2013). Homelessness Among Female Veterans: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Women and Health, 53(6), 572–596. [Request via Interlibrary Loan]

Whitbeck, L. B., Armenta, B. E., & Gentzler, K. C. (2015). Homelessness‐Related traumatic events and PTSD among women experiencing episodes of homelessness in three U.S. cities. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 28(4), 355-360. 10.1002/jts.22024

Suggested Reading - Women - Books

Women - Books