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  1. Women's perspectives on homelessness.

    Article - En anglais

    An increase in the number of individuals who are homeless since the 1980s has made homelessness a major social, economic, and political problem in the United States.

    The number of homeless in this country is estimated as high as 3 million, with women and children constituting the fastest growing subgroup of this population.

    A study of eight homeless women using a shelter in a southeastern city was conducted to explore the experience of homelessness from the women's perspectives.

    A modified ethnographic approach using a semistructured interview provided qualitative data.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Sans domicile fixe, Enquête, Infirmier, Femme, Homme, Expérience personnelle, Planification, Besoin, Nursing, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : No fixed abode, Inquiry, Nurse, Woman, Human, Personal experience, Planning, Need, Nursing, United States, North America, America

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0193096

    Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.