Housing the homeless: housing crisis and caravan parks – a Bourdieusian perspective

Mallinson, Geraldine (2020) Housing the homeless: housing crisis and caravan parks – a Bourdieusian perspective. PhD thesis, James Cook University.

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Geraldine Mallinson considers housing under a Bourdieusian perspective. Housing is situated as a key social structure and repercussions of dwelling marginality are exemplified, by findings from North Queensland caravan parks. She warns of a crisis in access, adequacy and security, and makes recommendations to guide Australian housing reforms.

Item ID: 69319
Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Keywords: Housing Marginality, Caravan Parks, Society, Rural Australia
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Copyright Information: Copyright © 2020 Geraldine Mallinson
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Mallinson, Geraldine (2019) Australian housing crisis and caravan parks: the social cost of housing marginality. International Journal of Sustainability in Economic, Social, and Cultural Context, 15 (1).

Date Deposited: 26 Oct 2021 23:32
FoR Codes: 44 HUMAN SOCIETY > 4410 Sociology > 441016 Urban sociology and community studies @ 50%
44 HUMAN SOCIETY > 4407 Policy and administration > 440707 Housing policy @ 50%
SEO Codes: 28 EXPANDING KNOWLEDGE > 2801 Expanding knowledge > 280123 Expanding knowledge in human society @ 50%
23 LAW, POLITICS AND COMMUNITY SERVICES > 2301 Community services > 230109 Homelessness and housing services @ 50%
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