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Urban nightmares and dystopias, or places of hope?

Mooney, Gerry (2008). Urban nightmares and dystopias, or places of hope? Variant, 33 pp. 14–16.

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Addressing the spectre of the council estate, Mooney establishes that "there's no escaping that what we have ... is the continuing prevalence for a people and place stigmatisation that is shaped ... by decades of conservative thinking around poverty and disadvantage." Countering, that social housing provides a unique opportunity for building community.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2008 Unknown
ISSN: 0954-8815
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > History, Religious Studies, Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: International Centre for Comparative Criminological Research (ICCCR)
OpenSpace Research Centre (OSRC)
Harm and Evidence Research Collaborative (HERC)
Item ID: 17750
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Date Deposited: 14 Jul 2009 10:47
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2016 09:51
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