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More than housing

lifeboats for women and children

by Joan Forrester Sprague

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Published by Butterworth Architecture in Boston(Mass.), London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliography and index.

Statementby Joan Forrester Sprague.
The Physical Object
Pagination(250)p. :
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22124622M
ISBN 100750691468

More than 10% of those coming in and out of prisons and jails are homeless in the months preceding and following their incarceration (Council of State Governments, ). Being homeless, unstably housed, or living in a high crime neighborhood all heighten an individual’s risk of .   Another popular guideline people follow is the "28/36 rule," which says that you should spend no more than 28 percent of your gross monthly income on housing costs and no more than .

More Than Housing: Lifeboats for Women and Children. Butterworth Architecture. Franck, Karen A. and Sherry Ahrentzen. New Households and New Housing. Van Nostrand Reinhold. Greer, Nora R. The Creation of Shelter. American Institute of Architects Press. Greer, Nora R. The Search for Shelter. American Institute of Architects.   More people are renting than at any other point in the past 50 years. In , percent of household heads rented their home, close to the number of .

Amy L. Howard’s More Than Shelter: Activism and Community in San Francisco Public Housing is a powerful antidote to the one-dimensional portrayal of public housing residents and the context of their lives. She takes a long view of the San Francisco Housing Authority (SFHA), from its .   Less than 30 percent of federal housing spending in went to renters, however. Owners received more than 70 percent of federal housing subsidies, despite making up less than two-thirds of all households and just 40 percent of those with severe housing cost burdens.


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Subjects: Single mothers -- Housing -- United States. Single-parent. More than 50 years after passage of the Fair Housing Act, black-white segregation remains strikingly high and imposes unfair burdens on black people even when they have the same income or education levels as whites.

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