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Title: Associate Professor Emeritus
Department: Human Development & Family Studies
- Community and housing context of low-resource families and individuals
- Housing and food security
- Neighborhood and community housing assessment
Published works and presentations
Cook, C.C. (2010, July). The Road to Homeownership: Examining Housing Histories Among Recent Latino Immigrants. Presented at the International Sociological Association meeting. Goteborg, Sweden.
In pressÂ Â Â Cook, C.C.; Martin, P.; Yearns, M.; Damhorst, M.L. Attachment to place and coping with losses in changed communities: A paradox for aging adults in rural and small towns. Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal
In pressÂ Â Â Auh, S.; Cook, C.C.; Crull, S. and Fletcher, C.N. Children's housing environments: Welfare families in Iowa. Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal
2006Â Â Â Yust, B., Laux, S., Bruin, M., Crull, S., Memken, J., White, B., Cook, C., and Niemeyer, S. Housing needs in rural communities. Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences, 98(4), 15-19.
2005Â Â Â Cook, C.C.; Yearns, M. and Martin, P. Aging in Place: Home modifications among rural and urban elderly. Housing and Society, 32(1), 85-106.
2004Â Â Â Cook, C.C. and Meredith, N.L. Service learning for housing and the aging. Housing and Society, 31(2), 159-168. 2002Â Â Â Geisthardt, C.; Brotherson, M.J.; and Cook, C.C. Friendships of children with disabilities in the home environment. Education and Training in Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, 37(3), 235-252.
2002Â Â Â Cook, C.C; Crull, S.R.; Fletcher; C.N.;Hinnant-Bernard, T; and Peterson, J. Meeting family housing needs: Experiences of rural women in the midst of welfare reform. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 23(3), 285-316
2001Â Â Â Crull, S.R. and Cook, C.C. Housing and Economic Vitality in Rural Midwestern Counties. Housing and Society, 28 (1 and 2), 47-70.
- Ph.D., Ohio State University, 1982Â
- M.S., Cornell University, 1977
- B.A., Montclair State College, 1972
- Housing Education and Research Association (HERA)
Recently funded grants
Greder, K. andCook, C. â€“ American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences.Â â€œInteractions of individual, family, community, and policy contexts on the mental and physical health of rural Latino immigrants.â€ Ruth Oâ€™Brien Project Grant, (Principal Investigator). $6,000 ($5,000 for research project, $1,000 for conference attendance). 8/1/10-7/31/11.