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Author Boughton, John (Historian), author
Title Municipal dreams : the rise and fall of council housing / John Boughton
Imprint London ; Brooklyn, NY : Verso, 2018
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 人文社會聯圖  HD7288.78.G7 B68 2018    AVAILABLE    30610020569182
Descript 330 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-318) and index
Introduction -- 'How to provide housing for the people': origins -- 'The world of the future': the interwar period -- 'If only we will': Britain reimagined, 1940-51 -- 'The needs of the people': council housing, 1945-56 -- 'Get these people out of the slums': 1956-68 -- 'Anti-monumental, anti-stylistic, and fit for ordinary people': 1968-79 -- 'Rolling back the frontiers of the state': 1979-91 -- 'Thrown-away places': 1991-7 -- 'A different kind of community': 1997-2010 -- 'People need homes; these homes need people': 2010 to the present
Link Online version: Boughton, John (Historian), author. Municipal dreams London ; Brooklyn, NY : Verso, 2018 9781784787424 (DLC) 2017054562
Subject Public housing -- Great Britain -- History
Low income housing -- Great Britain -- History
Working class -- Housing -- Great Britain -- History
Housing policy -- Great Britain -- History
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