• Sociology
  • Published 2009

Aging in place in suburbia: A qualitative study of older women

@inproceedings{Knapp2009AgingIP,
  title={Aging in place in suburbia: A qualitative study of older women},
  author={Marian L. Knapp},
  year={2009}
}
AGING IN PLACE IN SUBURBIA: A QUALITATIVE STUDY OF OLDER WOMEN Marian Leah Gilbert Knapp Antioch University New England, 2009 This research explored ―aging in place‖ among women age 65 and older living in Newton, Massachusetts. Study goals were to understand: the ―places‖ that comprise the environment of ―aging in place‖; the factors that enable ―aging in place‖; ―aging in place‖ in a suburb; and to refine definitions of ―aging in place.‖ Interviews with women used open-ended questions about… CONTINUE READING

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