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Author Avramov, D. (Dragana)

Title Coping with Homelessness : Issues to Be Tackled and Best Practices in Europe
Published Milton : Routledge, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (581 pages)
Series Routledge Revivals Ser
Routledge Revivals Ser
Contents Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- Foreword -- Preface -- Introduction: The State-of-the-art Research of Homelessness and Provision of Services in Europe -- PART 1: POVERTY, SOCIAL EXCLUSION AND HOMELESSNESS -- 1 Weakening and Breaking of Social Ties: Analysis of Explanatory Factors -- 2 Free Markets, Poverty and Social Exclusion -- 3 Theoretical Uses and Misuses of the Notion of Exclusion -- 4 Homelessness and the Housing Factor: Learning from the Debate on Homelessness and Poverty -- 5 Conclusions and Policy Implications -- PART 2: THE RESEARCH OF HOMELESSNESS: DATA AND METHODOLOGY -- 6 Data Sources on Homelessness and Data Necessary for Needs-based Research -- 7 Annual Survey on Homelessness in Finland: Definitions and Methodological Aspects -- 8 Existing and Proposed Data Gathering Systems in the Netherlands Concerning the Homeless -- 9 Living in the Streets of Vienna: The Methodology of the 1993 ICCR Study -- 10 The Homeless in Paris: A Representative Sample Survey of Users of Services for the Homeless -- 11 Using 'Capture-Recapture' to Estimate the Size of the Homeless Population -- 12 US Homeless Research During the 1980s and Early 1990s: Approaches, Lessons Learned, and Methodological Options -- 13 Conclusions and Policy Implications -- PART 3: VALUES AND POLICIES IN RELATION TO HOMELESSNESS -- 14 Regimes of Social Policy in Europe and the Patterning of Homelessness -- 15 Different Policy Approaches to Homelessness -- 16 Housing Policy and Homelessness: The Danish Case -- 17 Housing Policy and Homelessness in Finland -- 18 Conclusions and Policy Implications -- PART 4: SERVICES FOR HOMELESS PEOPLE - NEEDS AND PROVISIONS -- 19 Social Emergency: Between Myth and Reality -- 20 The Heterogeneity of Homelessness and the Consequences for Service Provision
21 Temporary Accommodation for Homeless People in Germany with Special Focus on the Provision for Immigrants and Asylum Seekers -- 22 Urgent Accommodation Shelters for Homeless People in Greece: Who Provides Services and Who Uses Them? -- 23 Reflections on Homelessness as Seen from an Institution for the Homeless in Copenhagen -- 24 Conclusions and Policy Implications -- PART 5: THE RESEARCH AGENDA -- 25 Reflections on Needs for Future Research -- Contributors -- Contributing Organisations
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780429873010 (electronic bk)