ICPSR Research Spotlight - The Elderly and Social Isolation

Check out our most recent Research Spotlight -  The Elderly and Social Isolation


This Spotlight provides an overview of the recent ICPSR data-related literature on social isolation and its mental health implications among the elderly. 

Social isolation can be defined as a lack of social connections, and, as such, is different from loneliness,

but can lead to physical and mental health problems that are associated with loneliness.

Searching for "social isolation" in the ICPSR Bibliography reveals numerous publications

that focus on the topic and the studies most often associated with this key expression. 

Studies noted in this article: 





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SUGGESTED CITATION: Palvolgyi-Polyak, E. (2021). ICPSR Bibliography of Data-related Literature Research Spotlight: The Elderly and Social Isolation. No. 1-2021. Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research. https://www.icpsr.umich.edu/web/pages/ICPSR/citations/elderly-isolation.html.

Thanks so much to our Wonderful Bibliography Team!

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Feb 8, 2021

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