Health of Scottish Housing

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ContributionsColin Jones (Editor), Peter Robson (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages190
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Open LibraryOL10827177M
ISBN 100754616975
ISBN 109780754616979

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First Published Author: Colin Anthony Jones, Christian Mark Leishman. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vi, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: 1. Introduction / Colin Jones and Peter Robson The Extent, Spatial Pattern and Causes of Homelessness / Colin Jones and Chris Leishman The House of Lords and Homeless People's Rights / Peter Robson Security of Tenure and Eviction.

The Scottish Parliament is likely to create a new constitutional role for local government in which a clearer 'strategic role' for local housing authorities is signalled in the Green Paper Investing in Modernisation. The chapter illustrates the possible breadth of the local government housing by: Get this from a library.

Health of Scottish housing. [Colin Jones; Peter Robson;] -- "This title was first published in Inspired by the thirtieth anniversary of Shelter Scotland, this volume provides an overview of Scottish housing policies and legislation, looks back at the.

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This substantial new edited collection, the first comprehensive and authoritative analysis for more than 60 years, is a timely update on the classic volume of the same name edited by Sir Alec Cairncross in Health and housing Good housing makes a vital contribution to improving health and can reduce costs for the NHS, by preventing hospital admissions and other forms of acute care.

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Housing in Scotland includes all forms of built habitation in what is now Scotland, from the earliest period of human occupation to the present oldest house in Scotland dates from the Mesolithic era. In the Neolithic era settled farming led to the construction of the first stone houses.

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