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Housing and Neighborhoods

Theoretical and Empirical Contributions (Contributions in Sociology)

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Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Housing (Sociological Aspects),
  • Sociology,
  • Housing,
  • Neighborhood

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWillem van Vliet (Editor), Harvey Choldin (Editor), William Michelson (Editor), David Popenoe (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10419002M
    ISBN 100313254591
    ISBN 109780313254598

    The Suburban Racial Dilemma: Housing and Neighborhoods $ (p) ISBN Buy this book down suburban racial barriers in housing throughout the United States, but focuses. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: Introduction. Some comments on recent and current research / Willem van Vliet --Part I. Theoretical and conceptual perspectives --Congruence: the evolution of a contextual concept / William Michelson --Prospects for realizing congruent housing .

    This book assesses the effects of spatially concentrated programs for housing and neighborhood improvement. These programs provide direct assistance to low-income property owners in an attempt to arrest neighborhood decline and encourage revitalization. The authors used the Harvard Urban Development Simulation Model (HUDS) in evaluating these programs. assisted housing project, but it reaches beyond that to address housing and service needs (e.g., education, workforce development) in the surrounding neighborhood. On a parallel track, the federal government is implementing the Promise Neighborhoods initiative, which.

      But Desmond’s new book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City, demonstrates that this phenomenon has become devastatingly common, wracking whole neighborhoods and destabilizing poor Author: Jake Blumgart.   The Racial Segregation of American Cities Was Anything But Accidental A housing policy expert explains how federal government policies created the suburbs and the inner city Suburban single-family Author: Katie Nodjimbadem.


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