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作者 Salamon, Sonya
書名 Singlewide : Chasing the American Dream in a Rural Trailer Park
出版項 Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2017
國際標準書號 9781501709685 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (283 pages)
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附註 SINGLEWIDE -- Contents -- Introduction: Galvanized Ghettos? -- Part 1 GOING MOBILE IN A RURAL TRAILER PARK -- 1. The Mobile Home Industrial Complex -- 2. Making Ends Meet: Park Family Finances -- Part 2 CHASING A HOUSING DREAM ACROSS THREE RURAL REGIONS -- 3. The Illinois Park: Closer to Middle Class -- 4. The North Carolina Parks: Near Ties That Bind of Kin and Church -- 5. The New Mexico Parks: Rooted in Place -- Part 3 IS THE HOUSING DREAM REALIZED BY TRAILER-PARK FAMILIES? -- 6. Youth and Trailer-Park Life -- 7. Reforming the Mobile Home Industrial Complex -- Conclusion: Family Dreams and Trailer-Park Realities -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix A: The Study, Methods, and Sample -- Appendix B: North Carolina and New Mexico Park Population Details -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
In Singlewide, Sonya Salamon and Katherine MacTavish explore the role of the trailer park as a source of affordable housing. America's trailer parks, most in rural places, shelter an estimated 12 million people, and the authors show how these parks..
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Salamon, Sonya Singlewide : Chasing the American Dream in a Rural Trailer Park Ithaca : Cornell University Press,c2017 9781501713217
主題 Mobile home living--United States
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Alt Author MacTavish, Katherine
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