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Title International perspectives on homelessness / edited by Valerie Polakow and Cindy Guillean
Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 316 pages) : illustrations
Series Contributions in sociology, 0084-9278 ; no. 135
Contributions in sociology ; no. 135. 0084-9278
Contents The changing face of homelessness in Europe / Dragana Avramov -- Homelessness in Sweden : an avoidable problem / Ingrid Sahlin -- Understanding homelessness and social policy in Denmark / Tobias Børner Stax -- Homelessness in Germany : housing poverty in a wealthy country / Volker Busch-Geertsema -- Homelessness in a Mediterranean country : the case of Greece / Aristides Sapounakis -- Housing and homelessness in England / Katherine Duffy -- "Share the spirit" : homelessness in Australia / Anna Rubbo -- Poverty amidst plenty : homelessness in the United States / Barbara Duffield -- Bringing it all back home : homelessness and alternative housing policies among urban squatters in Buenos Aires, Argentina / Valeria Procupez and Maria Carla Rodriguez -- Democracy and homelessness in Brazil / Ronald E. Ahnen -- Mapping the terrains of homelessness in postcolonial Kenya / Beth Blue Swadener and Kagendo N. Mutua -- Houses for all? Post-apartheid housing policy and shelter needs in South Africa / Andrew Spiegel, Vanessa Watson, and Peter Wilkinson
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Homelessness -- Cross-cultural studies.
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Guillean, Cindy.
Polakow, Valerie.
LC no. 00049050
ISBN 0313003971 (electronic bk.)
9780313003974 (electronic bk.)