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COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Royal Institute of British Architects. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. “In , 1 percent of poor renters lived in rent-controlled units; 15 percent lived in public housing; and 17 percent received a government subsidy, mainly in the form of a rent-reducing voucher. In the first comprehensive book on the topic since the s, former Toronto mayor John Sewell considers housing issues in Canada. Writing in a style that is accessible and direct, Sewell considers public, private, and social housing. As chair of the Metro Toronto Housing Authority in the eighties and, more recently, as chair of the.
Books shelved as housing: Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond, The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Governmen. Ian Jack’s book Before the Oil Ran Out is also about life in Britain in the seventies and eighties, which for many was a very tough time.. Jack is a brilliant writer. This is a collection of essays written over a roughly 10 year period for The Sunday give you a sense, right from the frontline, of how Britain was changing in the eighties under Thatcherism. book, "The Shift of Paradigm," Alexander describes, in detail, the devastating nature of the revolution in world view which is contained in his proposal for housing construction, and its overall implications for deep-seated cultural change. Atlas, John and Ellen Shoshkes. Saving Affordable Housing: What Community Groups Can Do & What. “Capital City,” a recent book by the geographer Samuel Stein, argues that the country’s affordable-housing dilemma derives from an unholy fusion of development and : Nikil Saval.
Homelessness in Urban America 3 guide public policy and ensure that newly available funding provided the services and programs most in need. Though homelessness seems to have faded as a major issue, researchers continue to document the num-ber and characteristics File Size: KB. The s (pronounced "nineteen-eighties", shortened to "the ' 80s") was a decade of the Gregorian calendar that began on January 1, , and ended on Decem The decade saw major socioeconomic change due to advances in technology and a worldwide move away from planned economies and towards laissez-faire ies: 19th century, 20th century, 21st century. Housing in the 80s 25/09/ In September’s issue of Conversations Inspired by Housing magazine, published last week, we took another look back to see what the hot topics were in May edition of the magazine. The early s recession was a severe global economic recession that affected much of the developed world in the late s and early s. The United States and Japan exited the recession relatively early, but high unemployment would continue to affect other OECD nations until at least Long-term effects of the recession contributed to the Latin American debt crisis, the US savings.