ERIC Number: EJ233355
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Urban Squatting: Social Activism in the Housing Sector.
Kearns, Kevin C.
Social Policy, v11 n2 p21-29 Sep-Oct 1980
Holds that the occupation of abandoned urban dwellings by squatters is an outgrowth of bureaucratic inflexibility, discrimination, and social-spatial exclusion. Discusses the history of squatting as a social movement in Great Britain since the late 1960s. (GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)