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eBook. English.
Published London: PlutoPress, 2019
On the 14th June 2017, a fire engulfed a tower block in West London, seventy-two people lost their lives and hundreds of others were left displaced and...

By Garthwaite, Kayleigh, author
eBook. English.
Published Bristol: Policy Press, 2016
WINNER OF THE BRITISH ACADEMY PETER TOWNSEND PRIZE 2017 Welcome to Foodbank Britain, where emergency food provision is an increasingly visible and controversial...

By Beckett, Katherine, 1964-
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, c2010
With urban poverty rising, the homeless and other 'disorderly' people continue to occupy public space in many American cities. Drawing upon an extensive...

eBook. English.
Published Ottawa: Univ. of Ottawa Press, 2014
Homelessness & Health in Canada explores, for the first time, the social, structural, and environmental factors that shape the health of homeless persons...

By Payne, Geoff, 1944- author
eBook. English.
Published Bristol: Policy Press, 2017
Despite being a hotly debated topic, social mobility remains one of the most misunderstood processes of our time. In this accessible and engaging book...

By Barnett, Deborah (Social worker), author
eBook. English.
Published London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2018
Hoarding and self-neglect are estimated to be a factor in 20% of social workers' cases when working with older people or adults with mental health issues...

By Vasudevan, Alex, author
eBook. English.
Published Chichester, West Sussex: Wiley Blackwell, 2015
In this study of the cultural and political geography of squatting in Berlin, Alexander Vasudevan links the everyday practices of squatters in the city...

eBook. English.
Published Bristol: The Policy Press, 2014
This important volume demonstrates the need to take account of the psychological consequences of poverty for policy to be effective. The shame experienced...

eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015
This volume examines children's and young people's emotions in policy-making and professional practice. It seeks both to inform readers about up-to-date...

eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009
This book looks at poverty dynamics, or how individual experiences of poverty change over time. It includes work from anthropologists, economists, sociologists...
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