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The Resource Gypsies and Travellers in housing : the decline of Nomadism, David M. Smith and Margaret Greenfields

Gypsies and Travellers in housing : the decline of Nomadism, David M. Smith and Margaret Greenfields

Label
Gypsies and Travellers in housing : the decline of Nomadism
Title
Gypsies and Travellers in housing
Title remainder
the decline of Nomadism
Statement of responsibility
David M. Smith and Margaret Greenfields
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first published research from the UK to address the neglected topic of the increasing (and largely enforced) settlement of Gypsies and Travellers in conventional housing. It highlights the complex and emergent tensions and dynamics inherent when policy and popular discourse combine to frame ethnic populations within a narrative of movement
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Smith, David M
Dewey number
363.596918
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Greenfields, Margaret
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nomads
  • Romanies
  • Travelers
Label
Gypsies and Travellers in housing : the decline of Nomadism, David M. Smith and Margaret Greenfields
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • GYPSIES AND TRAVELLERS IN HOUSING; Contents; List of tables; Acknowledgements; David adds:; Margaret writes:; Foreword; 1. Introduction; Cultural trauma and collective resilience; 2. Space, surveillance and modernity; Policy and settlement; Outsiders in urban society; Modernity, space and exclusion; Ethnicity, social closure and legislation; 3. Gypsies, nomads and urbanisation: a social history; Settlement in the 19th and 20th centuries; Irish nomads in Britain; The 'Metropolitan Gypsyries'; Between nomadism and settlement: the interwar 'van towns'; 4. The research sites and population sample
  • IntroductionThe population data; Purposive studies of housed Gypsies and Travellers; 5. Routes into housing; Site provision and 'enforced' housing; Housing officers and housing allocation; Family, responsibility and housing; 6. Housing transitions; Adapting to 'bricks and mortar'; Perceptions of neighbourhood; Gendered transitions; Authenticity and identity; Successful transitions; 7. Gypsies, Travellers and gorjers: conflict and cooperation; Settlement and discrimination; Stereotypes and social closure; Responses to racism: masculinity and solidarity
  • Social mixing and intergroup classifications: locals and outsiders8. Recreating community; Spatial management and residential segregation; Rebuilding community: housing exchanges and Choice Based Letting; Gender, networks and community; Self isolation; 9. Young people in housing: aspirations, social relations and identity; Gender social reproduction and transformation; Hybridisation and cultural identity; Mixed families; Neighbourhood attachment and inter-ethnic solidarities; 10. Conclusion; Social inclusion, diversity and cultural resilience; Policy responses and recommendations
  • Further researchAppendix A: Methodologies; Literature review; Secondary analysis of Gypsy Traveller Accommodation Assessment (GTAA) data; Focus group data; Questionnaires and individual interviews; Appendix B: Glossary of words and terms; Index
Control code
ocn855505073
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (282 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847428745
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Oxford University Press
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855505073
Label
Gypsies and Travellers in housing : the decline of Nomadism, David M. Smith and Margaret Greenfields
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • GYPSIES AND TRAVELLERS IN HOUSING; Contents; List of tables; Acknowledgements; David adds:; Margaret writes:; Foreword; 1. Introduction; Cultural trauma and collective resilience; 2. Space, surveillance and modernity; Policy and settlement; Outsiders in urban society; Modernity, space and exclusion; Ethnicity, social closure and legislation; 3. Gypsies, nomads and urbanisation: a social history; Settlement in the 19th and 20th centuries; Irish nomads in Britain; The 'Metropolitan Gypsyries'; Between nomadism and settlement: the interwar 'van towns'; 4. The research sites and population sample
  • IntroductionThe population data; Purposive studies of housed Gypsies and Travellers; 5. Routes into housing; Site provision and 'enforced' housing; Housing officers and housing allocation; Family, responsibility and housing; 6. Housing transitions; Adapting to 'bricks and mortar'; Perceptions of neighbourhood; Gendered transitions; Authenticity and identity; Successful transitions; 7. Gypsies, Travellers and gorjers: conflict and cooperation; Settlement and discrimination; Stereotypes and social closure; Responses to racism: masculinity and solidarity
  • Social mixing and intergroup classifications: locals and outsiders8. Recreating community; Spatial management and residential segregation; Rebuilding community: housing exchanges and Choice Based Letting; Gender, networks and community; Self isolation; 9. Young people in housing: aspirations, social relations and identity; Gender social reproduction and transformation; Hybridisation and cultural identity; Mixed families; Neighbourhood attachment and inter-ethnic solidarities; 10. Conclusion; Social inclusion, diversity and cultural resilience; Policy responses and recommendations
  • Further researchAppendix A: Methodologies; Literature review; Secondary analysis of Gypsy Traveller Accommodation Assessment (GTAA) data; Focus group data; Questionnaires and individual interviews; Appendix B: Glossary of words and terms; Index
Control code
ocn855505073
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (282 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847428745
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Oxford University Press
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855505073

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