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Author Holanda, Valesca Lima, author

Title Social mobilisation for housing rights : a qualitative case study using semi-structured interviews / Valesca Lima Holanda
Published [Los Angeles, California] : SAGE, 2016
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Description 1 online resource
Series SAGE research methods. Cases
SAGE research methods. Cases
Summary This methods case is a qualitative research study whose purpose is to explore social movements' strategies to pressure government for housing rights. It was an exploratory study conducted with members of a local housing council in the city of Maracanau, Brazil. The case sheds light on purposive sample, as strategic social actors were chosen based on their experience and significance for the study. Finally, this case study provides an important insight on the details of the research process, in order to make the reader aware of the research background
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from home page (viewed on December 3, 2015)
Subject Housing policy -- Brazil -- Citizen participation -- Research -- Case studies.
Right to housing -- Research -- Brazil -- Case studies.
Social movements -- Research -- Brazil -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 147395360X (ebook)
9781473953604 (ebook)