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Housing diversity in the global city

Watson, Sophie (2003). Housing diversity in the global city. In: Forrest, Ray and Lee, James eds. Housing and social change: East-West perspectives. Housing and society series. London, UK: Routledge.

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Abstract

This wide-ranging exploration of the key contemporary relationships between social change and housing is both policy-oriented and theoretical, drawing on a group of internationally-respected academics. It is also multidisciplinary, incorporating sociology, economics, social policy and human geography perspective. Its international perspective is rooted in its examination of issues such as economic insecurity and instability, social diversity, financial and social exclusion, sustainability, privatisation and state legitimacy, the interaction of the global and the local across three continents.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 0-415-27331-5, 978-0-415-27331-2
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Sociology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
OpenSpace Research Centre (OSRC)
Item ID: 4617
Depositing User: Users 13 not found.
Date Deposited: 10 Jul 2006
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 19:52
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/4617
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