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Difference within difference

Malcolm Harrison and Cathy Davis

in Housing, social policy and difference

Published by Policy Press

Published in print April 2001 | ISBN: 9781861343055
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447302537 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/policypress/9781861343055.003.0002
Difference within difference

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This chapter is primarily concerned with individuals, households, and larger groups. It reviews the character and impact of difference in housing, followed by a section on how people relate to the home, as well as their housing strategies. The chapter summarises some socioeconomic and demographic trends, and notes the constraints that are bearing upon households. It also reviews the agency/structure relationships that were introduced in Chapter One.

Keywords: difference in housing; housing strategies; socioeconomic trends; demographic trends; households; agency/structure relationships

Chapter.  12368 words. 

Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies

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