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The Ideology of Home Ownership

Homeowner Societies and the Role of Housing

Authors: Ronald, R.

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Demand for owner-occupied housing has expanded dramatically across modern-industrialized societies in recent years leading to volatile increases in residential property values. This book explores the rise of modern home-ownership as a cultural, socio-political and ideological phenomenon.

About the authors

Richard Ronald is Research Fellow at the OTB Research Institute at Delft Technical University, The Netherlands, and has also researched in Britain and Japan. He is the former recipient of the Japan Foundation Doctoral Fellowship and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Postdoctoral Fellowship. He previously co-edited a book on Housing and Social Transition in Japan and has published on housing, urban and social issues. 

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'...it is a significant contribution to both comparative housing studies and debates on tenure, ideology, and housing politics. This book deserves to be read by anyone interested in these topics.' - Manuel Aalbers, Government and Policy


Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
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Softcover $115.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Ideology of Home Ownership
Book Subtitle
Homeowner Societies and the Role of Housing
Authors
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-58228-6
DOI
10.1057/9780230582286
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4039-8945-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-54210-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 282
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