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Nichola Khan.

in Cityscapes of Violence in Karachi

July 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 7148 words.

This chapter by Nichola Khan revisits a complicated relationship she formed with a key interlocutor and self-identified MQM mercenary belonging to Karachi’s Muttahida Quami Movement party...

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The accommodation of difference

Malcolm Harrison and Cathy Davis.

in Housing, social policy and difference

April 2001; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 4306 words.

This chapter concludes with a review of several important lessons and key points that were discussed in the previous sections. It begins by reviewing the responsiveness of social regulation...

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Accompaniment

Paul Carter.

in Meeting Place

October 2013; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 2270 words.

A second traverse of the work of Arakawa and Gins brings together the findings of the book, that home is mobile (wherever you are but always somewhere, defined relationally). This...

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Achieving change: the rise of partnerships and their impact on community development practice

Michael Pitchford and Paul Henderson.

in Making spaces for community development

July 2008; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 7355 words.

Within the campaigning community work during the 1970s, the purpose of the community development role was to support local communities to challenge and make demands of the local state....

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Addressing urban social exclusion through community involvement in urban regeneration

Rob Atkinson.

in Urban renaissance?

May 2003; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 8404 words.

This chapter examines one of the ways in which urban regeneration in Great Britain under New Labour has sought to address social exclusion and facilitate social inclusion through the...

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Addressing worklessness post the financial crisis

Ines Newman.

in Promoting social cohesion

May 2011; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 8009 words.

This chapter raises issues about welfare-to-work policies and how they are currently evaluated. It first explores the influence of the 2008/09 recession in terms of different groups in the...

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Aesthetic Criminalization

D. Asher Ghertner.

in Rule By Aesthetics

October 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 11508 words.

Chapter 4 considers how nuisance talk travels into the judicial process, codifying the aesthetic sensibilities discussed in the previous two chapters into a distinctly propertied form of...

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Affordability comes of age

Glen Bramley.

in Building on the past

March 2006; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 12083 words.

This chapter looks at a range of policy responses to the need for affordable housing. It examines the innovations in the forms of ‘intermediate sector’ provision and in the planning and...

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Afterword

Gary Bridge, Tim Butler and Loretta Lees.

in Mixed Communities

October 2011; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 1705 words.

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Afterword

Sarah Neal and Julian Agyeman.

in The new countryside?

March 2006; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies. 3271 words.

This chapter serves as a summary of the topics discussed in this book. It begins with a discussion on the familiar absence and unfamiliar presence paradigm, followed by a review of broken...

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