Housing vulnerable populations in Australia and beyond

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Abstract

Housing vulnerable populations remains a significant political and public policy
challenge around the world. Accordingly, there is considerable research, policy
and practice interest in understanding, achieving and sustaining housing outcomes
for vulnerable individuals and groups within housing markets, much of it couched
within a human rights framework. Housing vulnerability at its extreme and unac-
ceptable end is represented by homelessness, whether constituted as rooflessness
or rootlessness. Homelessness is a wicked problem internationally, and it remains
the ultimate consequence and indicator of housing and other system failures.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationA Research Agenda for Housing
EditorsM. Moos
Place of PublicationCheltenham, UK
PublisherEdward Elgar Publishing Ltd
Chapter9
Pages131-150
Number of pages20
ISBN (Electronic)9781788116510
ISBN (Print)9781788116503
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 26 Jul 2019
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Housing
  • vulnerable populations
  • housing outcomes
  • housing vulnerability
  • homelessness

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