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Down and out in Los Angeles and Berlin : the sociospatial exclusion of homeless people

Author: Jürgen Von Mahs
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2013.
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Los Angeles, California, and Berlin, Germany, have been dubbed ""homeless capitals"" for having the largest homeless populations of their respective countries. In Down and Out in Los Angeles and Berlin, Jürgen von Mahs provides an illuminating comparative analysis of the impact of social welfare policy on homelessness in these cities. He addresses the opportunity of people to overcome--or ""exit""--Homelessness and  Read more...
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Von Mahs, Jürgen, 1967-
Down and out in Los Angeles and Berlin.
Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2013
(DLC) 2012025890
(OCoLC)798133481
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jürgen Von Mahs
ISBN: 9781439908280 1439908281
OCLC Number: 827947209
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 191 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Different Welfare Regimes, Similar Outcomes? The Impact of Public Policy on Homeless People's Exit Chances in Berlin and Los Angeles --
Homeless Spaces, Homeless Lives: Using Ethnography to Assess Homeless People's Life courses and Exit Chances in Berlin --
Not Allowed: Legal Exclusion, Human Rights, and Global Capital --
Not Wanted: Containment, Warehousing, and Service Exclusion --
Not Needed: Market Exclusion, Exit Strategies, and the Specter of Neoliberalism --
Sociospatial Exclusion of Homeless People: Comparative Perspective.
Other Titles: Sociospatial exclusion of homeless people
Responsibility: Jürgen von Mahs.

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