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Cloke, Paul

Swept Up Lives?: Re-envisioning the Homeless City

Cloke, Paul - Swept Up Lives?: Re-envisioning the Homeless City, ebook

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Utilizing innovative ethnographic research, Swept Up Lives? challenges conventional accounts of urban homelessness to trace the complex and varied attempts to care for homeless people

  • Presents innovative ethnographic research which suggests an important shift in perspective in the analysis and understanding of urban homelessness

  • Emphasizes the ethical and emotional geographies of care embodied 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

Keywords: homelessness, homeless city, urban

Author(s)
 
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2010
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
RGS-IBG Book Series
Page amount
280 pages
Category
Upbringing, Education
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781444391336
Printed ISBN
9781405153874

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