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The SAGE Handbook of Housing Studies

The SAGE Handbook of Housing Studies (PDF ebook)

Edited by Clapham, David F.
Edited by Clark, William
Edited by Gibb, Kenneth

Cross-disciplinary and critical in its approach, The SAGE Handbook of Housing Studies is an elucidating look at the key issues within the field. It covers the study of housing retrospectively, but also analyses the future directions of research and theory, demonstrating how it c...an contribute to wider debates in the social sciences. A comprehensive introductory chapter is followed by four parts offering complete coverage of the area: Markets: examines the perception of housing markets, how they function in different contexts, and the importance of housing behaviour and neighbourhoods Approaches: looks at how other disciplines - economics, geography, and sociology - have informed the direction of housing studies Context: traces the interactions between housing studies and other aspects of society, providing context to debate housing through issues of space, social, welfare and the environment. Policy: is a multi-disciplinary and comprehensive take on the major policy issues and the causes and possible solutions of housing problems such as regeneration and homelessness. Edited by leading names in the field and including international contributions, the book is a stimulating, wide-ranging read that will be an invaluable resource for academics and researchers in geography, urban studies, sociology, social policy, economics and politics.
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ISBN 9781446265949
Published 17 Aug 2012
Publisher SAGE Publications
Available in PDF format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en

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ISBN-13 9781446265949
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher SAGE Publications
Imprint SAGE Publications Ltd
Released 17 Aug 2012
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format PDF ebook
Author(s) Edited by Clapham, David F.
Edited by Clark, William
Edited by Gibb, Kenneth
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Social Sciences
Social Issues
Economics, Finance, Business, Industry
Regional & Area Planning
Environmental Impact Analysis
Number of Pages 528
Dimensions Width: 174mm
Height: 246mm
Dewey Code 363.5
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
NBS Text Geography & Earth Science: Textbooks & Study Guides
ONIX Text Professional and scholarly