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  1. Housing and Health in Europe

    The WHO LARES project

    Edited by David Ormandy

    Series: Housing and Society Series

    In this cross-disciplinary research David Ormandy and expert contributors explain the nature and development of the World Health Organization's study of housing across Europe. In-depth analysis provides new evidence of links between the health of inhabitants and their housing conditions,...

    Published April 27th 2009 by Routledge

  2. The Hidden Millions

    Homelessness in Developing Countries

    By Graham Tipple, Suzanne Speak

    Series: Housing and Society Series

    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...

    Published March 3rd 2009 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Housing Finance

    Meeting Needs and Making Choices, 2nd Edition

    By Peter King, Peter King

    One of the biggest challenges for students of housing is understanding the financial principles which underpin the place of housing in the wider economy. By taking a political economy approach, Peter King's Understanding Housing Finance makes the basic principles of the subject accessible, without...

    Published January 6th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Quantifying Neighbourhood Effects

    Frontiers and perspectives

    Edited by Jorg Blasius, Jurgen Friedrichs, George Galster

    Many policies in several Western European countries and the U.S. aim to counter spatial concentrations of deprivation and create more socio-economically mixed residential areas. Such policies are founded on the belief that neighbourhoods have a strong and independent effect upon the well-being and...

    Published December 2nd 2008 by Routledge

  5. The Microstructures of Housing Markets

    Edited by Susan J. Smith, Moira Munro

    House prices and mortgage debt have moved to centre stage in the management of national economies, regional development and neighbourhood change. Describing, analysing and understanding how housing markets work within and across these scales of economy and society has never been more urgent. But...

    Published December 1st 2008 by Routledge

  6. Design Quality in New Housing

    Learning from the Netherlands

    By Matthew Cousins

    This book addresses the need for an in-depth study into design quality in new housing. The wider implications of policy and design are examined through a series of case studies of new housing projects in the UK and the Netherlands. Dutch interdisciplinary design and modern methods of construction...

    Published November 17th 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  7. SmartLIFE - Lessons Learned

    (BR 500)

    By Paul Cartwright

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 3rd 2008 by IHS BRE Press

  8. Knock it Down or Do it Up?

    Sustainable House Building: New Build and Refurbishment in the Sustainable Communities Plan (FB 16)

    By Frances Plimmer

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 2nd 2008 by IHS BRE Press

  9. Housing, Care and Inheritance

    By Misa Izuhara

    Series: Housing and Society Series

    Housing, Care and Inheritance draws on the author’s long-standing research into housing issues surrounding the ageing society, a phenomenon which is now a concern in many mature economies. If an adult child provides care for their elderly parent, should that person be rewarded? If so, should they...

    Published September 30th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Housing for People with Sight Loss

    A Thomas Pocklington Trust Design Guide (EP 84)

    By Chris Goodman

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 16th 2008 by IHS BRE Press