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Responding to Homelessness


Jacobs, K, Responding to Homelessness, Parity, WIP, Inc., United States, 32, 9, p. 116. (2019) [Magazine Article]

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As a long-time observer of housing policy in Tasmania, I have noticed two interesting developments of late. First, that the problem of homelessness is being recast both by practitioners and academics as a complex, and as a 'wicked' problem that cannot be easily be resolved and second, that governments take their advice on housing issues from commercial agencies who currently have much to gain from the shortage of housing.

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Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:homelessness, policy, Tasmania
Research Division:Human Society
Research Group:Policy and administration
Research Field:Policy and administration not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:Community services
Objective Field:Families and family services
UTAS Author:Jacobs, K (Professor Keith Jacobs)
ID Code:136141
Year Published:2019
Deposited By:Office of the School of Social Sciences
Deposited On:2019-12-02
Last Modified:2019-12-20
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