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Who leaves Sweden’s large housing estates?

Åsa Bråmå and Roger Andersson

in Restructuring large housing estates in Europe: Restructuring and resistance inside the welfare industry

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347756
eISBN:
9781447303237
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347756.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter examines the character and the destinations of the out-migration flows in four large housing estates in Sweden. It analyses the destinations of the out-movers in terms of different kinds ... More


Fighting unemployment on large housing estates: an example from Sweden

Iván Tosics, Lars Pettersson, and Eva Öresjö

in Restructuring large housing estates in Europe: Restructuring and resistance inside the welfare industry

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347756
eISBN:
9781447303237
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347756.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter examines local practices for fighting unemployment on large housing estates in Jönköping, Sweden. The evaluations of the employment project in Jönköping show that micro-level policies ... More


Restructuring large housing estates: does gender matter?

Christiane Droste, Irene Molina, and Francesca Zajczyk

in Restructuring large housing estates in Europe: Restructuring and resistance inside the welfare industry

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347756
eISBN:
9781447303237
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347756.003.0015
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter examines the role of gender mainstreaming in the restructuring of large housing estates in Sweden, Italy, and Germany. It provides a brief explanation of gender terminology and its ... More


The Function of Waste Urban Infrastructures as Heterotopias of the City: Narratives from Gothenburg and Managua

María José Zapata Campos and C. Michael Hall

in Organising waste in the city: International perspectives on narratives and practices

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447306375
eISBN:
9781447310891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306375.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

The chapter explores Foucault's notion of heterotopia to rethink the functions and meanings of waste urban infrastructures, based on narratives of waste from the cities of Managua in Nicaragua and ... More


Waste Management Companies: Critical Urban Infrastructural Services That Design the Sociomateriality of Waste

Hervé Corvellec and Johan Hultman

in Organising waste in the city: International perspectives on narratives and practices

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447306375
eISBN:
9781447310891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306375.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter shows, based on the case of a Swedish municipal waste management company, that waste management companies participate in a decisive manner to the design of the socio-materiality of waste ... More


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