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The rural housing question: Community and planning in Britain's countrysides

Madhu Satsangi

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423856
eISBN:
9781447303985
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423856.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

For the past century, governments have been compelled, time and again, to return to the search for solutions to the housing and economic challenges posed by a restructuring countryside. This book is ... More


Housing markets and policy in the 21st century

Andrew Beer, Debbie Faulkner, Chris Paris, and Terry Clower

in Housing transitions through the life course: Aspirations, needs and policy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847424280
eISBN:
9781447302520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847424280.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter examines the housing markets and housing policy during the twenty-first century. It begins with a section on the questions, challenges, and opportunities faced by housing throughout the ... More


Renewing neighbourhoods: Work, enterprise and governance

Stephen Syrett

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861348623
eISBN:
9781447303213
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861348623.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Jobs and enterprise are critical to creating viable neighbourhoods. Yet much recent policy activity aimed at the regeneration of deprived neighbourhoods has had only a marginal impact on the economic ... More


Desert Tourism and Environmental Challenges

David Sims and Timothy Mitchell

in Egypt's Desert Dreams: Development or Disaster?

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9789774166686
eISBN:
9781617976544
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774166686.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter looks at the history of the rapid expansion of tourism investments and tourist establishments and on the desert shorelines of the Mediterranean and Red Sea, the environmental challenges ... More


Deprived neighbourhoods: future prospects for economic intervention

Stephen Syrett and David North

in Renewing neighbourhoods: Work, enterprise and governance

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861348623
eISBN:
9781447303213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861348623.003.0017
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter presents the possibilities and limitations of current policy approaches to improving the economic conditions that currently exist within deprived neighbourhoods. It focuses on the three ... More


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