ERIC Number: EJ653091
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Where the Poor Live: How Federal Housing Policy Shapes Residential Communities.
Clark, Sherri Lawson
Urban Anthropology and Studies of Cultural Systems and World Economic Development, v31 n1 p69-92 Spr 2002
Describes HOPE VI, a federal housing program that finances new public housing development, examining the spatial organization of one site that has played an integral role in housing the poor. Demonstrates the layers of interactions involved in implementation of the housing program, noting limitations of the program to provide suitable housing for the poor. (SM)
Descriptors: Black Community, Blacks, Federal Government, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Neighborhood Improvement, Poverty, Public Housing, Public Policy, Racial Bias, Socioeconomic Influences, Urban Areas
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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