Toward Understanding Homelessness: The 2007 National Symposium on Homelessness Research. Papers


  1. Historical and Contextual Influences on the U.S. Response to Contemporary Homelessness
    Walter Leginski, PhD
  2. Changing Homeless and Mainstream Service Systems:  Essential Approaches to Ending Homelessness
    Martha Burt, PhD, and Brooke Spellman, MA
  3. Consumer Integration and Self-Determination in Homelessness Research, Policy, Planning, and Services
    Susan Barrow, PhD, Lorraine McMullin, Julia Tripp, and Sam Tsemberis, PhD
  4. People Who Experience Long-Term Homelessness:  Characteristics and Interventions
    Carol Caton, PhD, Carol Wilkins, MPP, and Jacquelyn Anderson, MPP
  5. Homeless Families and Children
    Debra Rog, PhD, and John Buckner, PhD
  6. Homeless Youth in the United States:  Recent Research Findings and Intervention Approaches
    Paul Toro, PhD, Amy Dworsky, PhD, and Patrick Fowler, MA
  7. Characteristics of Help-Seeking Street Youth and Non-Street Youth
    Alma Molino, MS
  8. Rural Homelessness
    Marjorie Robertson, PhD, Natalie Harris, Nancy Fritz, MDiv, Rebecca Noftsinger, and Pamela Fischer, PhD
  9. Incarceration and Homelessness
    Stephen Metraux, PhD, Caterina Roman, PhD, and Richard Cho, MCP
  10. Housing Models
    Gretchen Locke, MA, Jill Khadduri PhD, and Ann O’Hara
  11. Employment and Income Supports for Homeless People
    David Long, MA, MPP, John Rio, MA, CRC, and Jeremy Rosen
  12. Accountability, Cost-Effectiveness, and Program Performance:  Progress Since 1998
    Dennis Culhane, PhD, Wayne Parker, PhD, Barbara Poppe, Kennen Gross, MPH, and Ezra Sykes, MPA

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