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No Room of Her Own

Women’s Stories of Homelessness, Life, Death, and Resistance

  • Authors
  • Desiree Hellegers

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Oral History book series (PSOH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 1-28
  3. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 29-37
  4. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 39-48
  5. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 49-58
  6. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 59-67
  7. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 69-78
  8. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 79-91
  9. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 93-104
  10. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 105-114
  11. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 115-125
  12. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 127-135
  13. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 137-145
  14. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 147-155
  15. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 157-164
  16. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 165-172
  17. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 173-181
  18. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 183-187
  19. Desiree Hellegers
    Pages 189-193
  20. Back Matter
    Pages 195-218

About this book

Introduction

This oral history collection brings together extended interviews with fifteen women, illuminating the part that gender roles play in ensnaring women in cycles of domestic abuse and homelessness and highlighting the physical stresses. It also challenges liberal myths about homeless people, and homeless women in particular.

Keywords

gender Homelessness liberty New York City women

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230339200
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2011
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-11658-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-33920-0
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