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Disabled people and housing: Choices, opportunities and barriers

Laura Hemingway


This book provides an investigation of housing issues for disabled people from a social model perspective. Documenting historical and current trends, it looks at policy, barriers to housing options and meanings of ‘home’. Such a review is crucial to understanding the varying housing needs and desires of disabled people, particularly in the current economic climate.

Keywords: housing issues, disabled people, social model perspective, policy, housing options, home

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2011 Print ISBN-13: 9781847428066
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781847428066.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Laura Hemingway, author