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The Hidden Millions: Homelessness in Developing Countries

The Hidden Millions: Homelessness in Developing Countries (Paperback)

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This book explores the extent, causes and characteristics of homelessness in developing countries. Bringing together a major review of literature and empirical case studies, it is invaluable for those studying, researching or working in housing, homelessness, social policy or urban poverty. Drawing on local research in nine countries in the global south, this book offers an insight into the lives of homeless people, public perceptions of homelessness, and the policies and interventions which might variously increase or reduce homelessness. Exploring the human context as well as policy and planning, it will challenge preconceptions.

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesInterdisciplinary studiesDevelopment studiesPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial issues & processesHomelessnessPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial issues & processesPoverty & unemployment Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Publication Date: 03/03/2009 ISBN-13: 9780415426725  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Graham Tipple is Reader in Housing Policy and Development at Newcastle University. He has over 30 years' experience in housing and urban development issues in developing countries at national and city level. Suzanne Speak is Senior Lecturer in Planning at Newcastle University. She has 15 years' experience in social policy and planning research in the UK and developing countries.

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