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The Encyclopedia of Housing

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May 1998 | 736 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This authoritative resource brings into focus the many and important connections among the different disciplines in the field of housing - planning, architecture, social sciences, environmental design, business law and others. The Encyclopedia of Housing assists in the conceptualization of housing problems and outlines methods for studying and resolving them.

While much of the work focuses on the USA, there are also essays on housing in Western Europe and Japan, and on the World Bank and the World Health Organization. Given the inclusion of broad thematic material and subjects of relevance to housing in all industrialized countries, The Encyclopedia of Housing will be a vital resource for researchers, practitioners and students everywhere.

 
Acknowledgments
 
List of Tables
 
List of Figures
Robert B Bechtel
Foreword
John M Goering
Foreword
James A Johnson
Foreword
Daniel Stokols
Foreword
 
Acknowledgments
Willem van Vliet
Editor's Introduction
 
Entries A-Z
 
Appendix A
List of Nodal Entries  
 
Appendix B
List of Organizations  
 
Appendix C
List of Periodicals  
 
Appendix D
Major Federal Legislation and Executive Orders Authorising HUD Programs  
 
Index of Contributors
 
Index of Authors Cited
 
Subject Index
 
About the Contributors

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ISBN: 9780761913320
£185.00