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  • Homelessness and Social Work

    An Intersectional Approach

    By Carole Zufferey

    Drawing on intersectional theorising, Homelessness and Social Work highlights the diversities and complexities of homelessness and social work research, policy and practice. It invites social work students, practitioners, policy makers and academics to re-examine the subject by exploring how…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08 
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Design Against Crime

    A Human-Centred Approach to Designing for Safety and Security

    By Caroline L. Davey, Andrew B. Wootton

    Design Against Crime will aid the design profession to meet the challenges presented by the competing needs and complex systems around crime and security. It proposes that designers should use their creative talents to develop innovative solutions to security problems that contribute to the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Design for Social Responsibility

  • Multigenerational Family Living

    Evidence and Policy Implications from Australia

    By Edgar Liu, Hazel Easthope

    Multigenerational living – where more than one generation of related adults cohabit in the same dwelling – is recognised as a common arrangement amongst many Asian, Middle Eastern and southern European cultures, but this arrangement is becoming increasingly familiar in many western…

    Hardback – 2016-11-09 
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Making Use of Deleuze in Planning

    Proposals for a speculative and immanent assessment method

    By Gareth Abrahams

    Making Use of Deleuze in Planning translates and re-creates some of Gilles Deleuze’s most abstract philosophical concepts to form a new, practicable planning assessment tool. It shows what his philosophy can do for planning theory as well as planning assessment practice and, in doing so, sets out a…

    Hardback – 2016-10-14 
    New Directions in Planning Theory

  • Urban Social Capital

    Civil Society and City Life

    By Gregory W. Streich

    Edited by Joseph D. Lewandowski

    This volume presents a kaleidoscopic view of the norms and forms of contemporary city life, focusing especially on the processes of social capital (de)formation in the urban milieu. It brings together studies from highly diverse urban settings, such as squatter re-settlement projects in Kathmandu,…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 

  • Minority Internal Migration in Europe

    By Gemma Catney

    Edited by Nissa Finney

    Immigration is a major component of population change for countries across Europe. However, questions remain about where immigrants go after they arrive in a new country. What are the patterns of internal migration of minorities (immigrants and their descendants), and what are the causes and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 

  • Retailising Space

    Architecture, Retail and the Territorialisation of Public Space

    By Mattias Karrholm

    Over the past few years there has been a proliferation of new kinds of retail space. Retail space has cropped up just about everywhere in the urban landscape: in libraries, workplaces, churches and museums. In short, retail is becoming a more and more manifest part of the public domain. The…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 

  • Community, Home, and Identity

    By Terry L. Turnipseed

    Edited by Michael Diamond

    Community, home, and identity are concepts that have concerned scholars in a variety of fields for some time. Legal scholars, sociologists, anthropologists, psychologists, and economists, among others, have studied the impacts of home and community on one's identity and how one's identity is…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Law, Property and Society

  • Olympic Housing

    A Critical Review of London 2012's Legacy

    By Penny Bernstock

    One of the distinguishing characteristics of London's bid to host the games was its commitment to legacy where it was argued that ’the legacy would lead to the regeneration of an entire community for the direct benefit of everyone who lives there’. This book adopts a critical approach to the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 

  • Affordable Housing and Public-Private Partnerships

    By Nestor M. Davidson

    Edited by Robin Paul Malloy

    With distressing statistics about rising cost burdens, increasing foreclosure rates, rising unemployment, falling wages, and widespread homelessness, building affordable housing is one of our most pressing social policy problems. Affordable Housing and Public-Private Partnerships focuses attention…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Law, Property and Society

  • The Microstructures of Housing Markets

    Edited by Susan J. Smith, Moira Munro

    House prices and mortgage debt have moved to centre stage in the management of national economies, regional development and neighbourhood change. Describing, analysing and understanding how housing markets work within and across these scales of economy and society has never been more urgent. But…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04

  • Land Policy

    Planning and the Spatial Consequences of Property

    By Benjamin Davy

    Good land policy provides a diversity of land uses with plural property relations. No single kind of property rules fits the purposes of all types of land uses. Neither is a de-tached single family house like a community garden, nor a highway like a retail chain. Each land use needs its own…

    Paperback – 2016-07-18

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