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Swept up lives? : re-envisioning the homeless city

By: Cloke, Paul Johnsen, Sarah May, Jon

Part of the RGS-IBG book series series
1405153873 / 9781405153874
Paperback
362.5'091732
14/05/2010
Stock expected by 05/02/2020
England
23 cm ix, 292 p. : ill.
Professional & Vocational  Learn More Tertiary Education (US: College)

Utilizing innovative ethnographic research, Swept Up Lives?challenges conventional accounts of urban homelessness to trace thecomplex and varied attempts to care for homeless people * Presents innovative ethnographic research which suggests animportant shift in perspective in the analysis and understanding ofurban homelessness * Emphasizes the ethical and emotional geographies of careembodied and performed within homeless services spaces * Suggests that different homelessness scenes develop in different places due to varied historical, political,and cultural responses to the problems faced

BIC:

JFFB Housing & homelessness, JFSG Urban communities, RGCM Economic geography

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