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Singlewide: Chasing the American Dream in a Rural Trailer Park

Sonya Salamon and Katherine MacTavish

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501713217
eISBN:
9781501709685
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501713217.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

When a rural family of modest means buys a new or used mobile home, unless cash is paid up-front, they become entangled with the highly profitable mobile home industrial complex, made up of home ... More


Developments in EU External Relations Law

Marise Cremona (ed.)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199552894
eISBN:
9780191720741
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552894.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

External relations is currently among the most dynamic areas of EU law, its institutional structures profoundly affected by the Lisbon Treaty. This volume gathers leading analysts to assess core ... More


Practising EU Foreign Policy: Russia and the Eastern Neighbours

Beatrix Futák-Campbell

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780719095894
eISBN:
9781526132369
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095894.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

This book is a novel contribution to practice theory in International Relations, focusing on how EU practitioners approach the Union’s foreign policy to its eastern neighbourhood, including Russia, ... More


Neighbourhood network in palliative care, Kerala, India

Dr Suresh Kumar

in Volunteers in hospice and palliative care: A resource for voluntary service managers

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780199545827
eISBN:
9780191730429
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199545827.003.0016
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

This chapter discusses palliative care programmes in the south Indian state of Kerala, specifically the Neighbourhood Network in Palliative Care (NNPC). This programme recruits volunteers from the ... More


Urban and Regional Land Use Dynamics: Understanding the Process by Means of Cellular Automaton–Based Models

Roger White, Guy Engelen, and Inge Uljee

in Modeling Cities and Regions As Complex Systems: From Theory to Planning Applications

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029568
eISBN:
9780262331371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029568.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Urban growth and change are modelled by a constrained CA in which cell states represent land uses. The transition rule takes into account not only the neighbourhood effect, which captures attraction ... More


Neighbourhood Policing: The Rise and Fall of a Policing Model

Martin Innes, Colin Roberts, Trudy Lowe, and Helen Innes

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198783213
eISBN:
9780191830396
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198783213.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Neighbourhood Policing is one of the most significant and high-profile innovations in UK policing of recent times. It has also been one of the most successful, garnering widespread political and ... More


Even Presidents Need Comfort Food: Tradition, Food, and Politics at the Valois Cafeteria

Susan Eleuterio, Barbara Banks, Phillis Humphries, and Charlene Smith

in Comfort Food: Meanings and Memories

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496810847
eISBN:
9781496810892
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496810847.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter explores a legendary cafeteria/restaurant on Chicago’s South Side, the Valois, which showcases the favorite breakfasts of President Barack Obama as well as traditional foods (biscuits, ... More


Connecting at the edges for collective change

Alison Gilchrist

in Tomorrow's Communities: Lessons for Community-based Transformation in the Age of Global Crises

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781447361107
eISBN:
9781447361145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447361107.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter explores how the use of a complexity-informed approach to the development and evaluation of community action can improve joint working. It reviews the adoption of this approach by public ... More


Sustainable communities for the future

Diane Warburton

in Tomorrow's Communities: Lessons for Community-based Transformation in the Age of Global Crises

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781447361107
eISBN:
9781447361145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447361107.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter looks at the threats posed to communities by environmental degradation, and presents five types of impact that can be achieved by community-based action, which takes into account issues ... More


Placing health: Neighbourhood renewal, health improvement and complexity

Tim Blackman

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346117
eISBN:
9781447302971
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346117.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Where people live matters to their health. Health-improvement strategies often target where people live, but do they work? This book tackles this question by exploring new theoretical, empirical, and ... More


Urban poverty in Italy

Chiara Saraceno, David Benassi, and Enrica Morlicchio

in Poverty in Italy: Features and Drivers in a European Perspective

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447352211
eISBN:
9781447352259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447352211.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

The chapter describes the incidence and features of poverty in the ten largest Italian cities. Exploiting the bulk of existing research, the chapter discusses how poverty is produced in each city, ... More


Place and mobility

Melanie Tebbutt

in Being Boys: Youth, Leisure and Identity in the Inter-war Years

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780719066139
eISBN:
9781781704097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719066139.003.0008
Subject:
History, Social History

Chapter 7 enters a very different performance space, that of thestreet and the part that the ‘largely taken for granted world’ of walking played in the formation of adolescent masculinity. ... More


Loving the Neighbourhood, Loving Enemies: Towards a Theology for (and from) Policing1

Alistair McFadyen

in Criminology and Public Theology: On Hope, Mercy and Restoration

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529207392
eISBN:
9781529207408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529207392.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Policing has been curiously absent from direct, sustained and explicit consideration in the long-established and significant theological literature on criminal justice. This chapter begins by ... More


Community palliative care in Switzerland: from assessment to action

Steffen Eychmüller and Franzisca Domeisen Benedetti

in Participatory Research in Palliative Care: Actions and Reflections

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199644155
eISBN:
9780191749094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644155.003.0007
Subject:
Palliative Care, Palliative Medicine Research, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

This chapter presents an account of a regional initiative undertaken in north eastern Switzerland to develop community-based palliative care. The Kerala (India) Neighbourhood Network in Palliative ... More


Ideology and politics in government, central and local

Tim Marshall

in The Politics and Ideology of Planning

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781447337201
eISBN:
9781447337256
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447337201.003.0006
Subject:
Architecture, Architectural Theory and Criticism

Government is central to the activity of planning. Here the basic functioning of planning in England in central and local government is summarised. The place of planning as a part of public ... More


Neighbourhood renewal, mixed communities and social integration

Anne Power

in Making social policy work

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349583
eISBN:
9781447302742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349583.003.0009
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter examines evidence to support a neighbourhood focus for delivering social policy. It presents some findings on how neighbourhood renewal in practice addresses the problems of integration ... More


The European Union: ‘overcoming the divisions of Europe and restoring the unity of the continent’

Mark Webber

in Inclusion, Exclusion and the Governance of European Security

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719061486
eISBN:
9781781701645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719061486.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

As the Cold War ended, a reinvigorated role for the European Union (EU) required of its leaders a major political, even intellectual, readjustment. Prior to 1989, the European Community had enlarged ... More


Using local administrative data to evaluate social and community cohesion

John Eversley and Les Mayhew

in Promoting social cohesion: Implications for policy and evaluation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426956
eISBN:
9781447303084
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426956.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter discusses the measurability of social cohesion. It addresses how the present state of the science could be greatly improved by using a system called ‘Neighbourhood Knowledge Management’ ... More


Disadvantaged by where you live? New Labour and neighbourhood renewal

Ruth Lupton and Anne Power

in A more equal society?: New Labour, poverty, inequality and exclusion

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861345783
eISBN:
9781447301394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861345783.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter focuses on New Labour's efforts to reverse the long-running negative impact on urban conditions of concentrated poverty within deprived areas and to break the connection between poor ... More


Neighbourhoods, democracy and citizenship

Joanna Howard and David Sweeting

in Disadvantaged by where you live?: Neighbourhood governance in contemporary urban policy

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861348951
eISBN:
9781447302100
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861348951.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter explores the nature of democracy in neighbourhoods in England in the context of the government's neighbourhood agenda. It examines tensions between forms of democracy through an analysis ... More


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