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Better Must Come

Exiting Homelessness in Two Global Cities
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ISBN-13:
9780801455537
Einband:
EPUB
Seiten:
240
Autor:
Matthew D. Marr
Serie:
ILR Press
eBook Typ:
Adobe Digital Editions
eBook Format:
EPUB
Kopierschutz:
2 - DRM Adobe
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

PrologueAbbreviationsPart I. HOMELESSNESS AND GLOBAL CITIESExit Stories: Carlos and Takagi-sanIntroduction1. The Global and Local Origins of Homelessness in Los Angeles and TokyoPart II. EXITING HOMELESSNESS IN LOS ANGELES AND TOKYO: STATE AID AND MARKETSExit Stories: Michelle and Tsukada-san2. Searching for State Aid3. Searching for Work and HousingPart III. EXITING HOMELESSNESS IN LOS ANGELES AND TOKYO: SOCIAL TIESExit Stories: Venetia and Sawa-san4. Ties with Organizational Staff5. Ties with FamilyPart IV. ENDING HOMELESSNESS IN GLOBAL CITIESExit Story: KoboConclusion: The Multilevel Contexts of Exiting HomelessnessNotesReferencesIndex
In Better Must Come, Matthew D. Marr reveals how social contexts at various levels combine and interact to shape the experiences of transitional housing program users in two of the most prosperous cities of the global economy, Los Angeles and Tokyo. Marr, who has conducted fieldwork in U.S. and Japanese cities for over two decades, followed the experiences of thirty-four people as they made use of transitional housing services and after they left such programs. This comparative ethnography is groundbreaking in two ways-it is the first book to directly focus on exits from homelessness in American or Japanese cities, and it is the first targeted comparison of homelessness in two global cities.

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