Comparing Housing Systems: Housing Performance and Housing Policy in the United States and Britain

By Valerie Karn; Harold Wolman | Go to book overview
Save to active project

Index
abandonment 18, 22, 26, 51, 53-4, 110, 133-4, 148, 159, 161, 194,240
access to housing 4, 6, 11, 71, 74, 79, 95, 134, 142, 145, 212, 223-4, 228, 248
affordability and: distributive effect of subsidies 187-200; public and not-for-profit rental housing 163-86
cost, equity, and distribution of British and American housing 163-86
Achtenberg, E.233, 236, 237
affordability 9, 15, 52, 74, 79, 90, 122, 136, 140, 150, 156, 160, 162, 212, 214, 221, 226-30, 233, 235, 241-5, 248
access and: distributive effect of subsidies 187-200; public and not-for-profit rental housing 163-86
age:
of housing stock 14, 20, 22, 25, 38, 40, 47-8, 51-6, 66, 73, 108, 119, 123, 145, 185
of occupants 8, 11, 26, 60, 67-9, 88-9, 106, 123, 132, 170, 172, 174, 184, 188, 195-7, 209, 213-16, 226, 233-4, 243, 246
see alsoelderly; young people
Ahlbrandt, R. S.118
Aid for Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) 192-3, 195
allocation of housing stock 10, 19, 27, 30-1, 46, 52, 57, 59, 68, 142, 171, 183, 210-11, 241
allowances:
income maintenance 210
income-related 163, 187-94; British housing benefit 187-9; other kinds 192-4; United States Section 8 and vouchers 189-92
amenities 4, 8, 19-25, 38, 40, 44-5, 47-8, 51-5, 61, 111-12, 114
Anderson, O.26
apartments 45, 52, 57, 112, 170
appreciation value of housing 34-6
assets and benefits 188
assured tenancies 146, 173-4, 176, 178
attitude, political 72
Austerberry, H.223
availability, housing 4-5, 143, 156, 184, 226, 228-30, 233, 236-7, 240-2
Bach, V.133, 134, 136
Balchin, P.113, 127
Ball, M., et al. 3, 99, 102, 104, 105
banks 100, 102, 104
Barker, A.214
Bendick, M.190
benefit, housing 2, 27, 37, 49, 106, 130, 163-4, 168-9, 172, 174, 178, 185, 187-9, 192, 194-6, 199, 205, 213, 223, 242-6
Blackaby, B.114
bonds 92-3, 106, 157, 185
Booth, P.100, 128, 130, 222
Bradbury, K. L.190
Braily, M.223
Brimacombe, M.215
Brophy, P. C.118
Brown, Colin53, 57, 223
building societies 99-101, 130, 205, 217
see alsolending institutions; mortgages
Burns, L. S.2, 66, 70
Bush, George:
administration of 140, 243, 246, 248
policy agenda of 231-3
Business Expansion Scheme (BES) 96, 105, 147, 198, 219
Byrne, D.223
Caltry, D.224
capital gains tax 94, 96-7, 122, 157
Carlson, D.119
Carter, Jimmy, administration of 92, 96, 158, 231
central city areas, seeinner city areas

-267-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Project items

Items saved from this book

This book has been saved
Highlights (0)
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

Citations (0)
Some of your citations are legacy items.

Any citation created before July 30, 2012 will labeled as a “Cited page.” New citations will be saved as cited passages, pages or articles.

We also added the ability to view new citations from your projects or the book or article where you created them.

Notes (0)
Bookmarks (0)

You have no saved items from this book

Project items include:
  • Saved book/article
  • Highlights
  • Quotes/citations
  • Notes
  • Bookmarks
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Comparing Housing Systems: Housing Performance and Housing Policy in the United States and Britain
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

While we understand printed pages are helpful to our users, this limitation is necessary to help protect our publishers' copyrighted material and prevent its unlawful distribution. We are sorry for any inconvenience.
Full screen
/ 274

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited passage

Welcome to the new Questia Reader

The Questia Reader has been updated to provide you with an even better online reading experience.  It is now 100% Responsive, which means you can read our books and articles on any sized device you wish.  All of your favorite tools like notes, highlights, and citations are still here, but the way you select text has been updated to be easier to use, especially on touchscreen devices.  Here's how:

1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
2. Click or tap the last word you want to select.

OK, got it!

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.