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Difficult housing estates

Roger Wilson

Difficult housing estates

by Roger Wilson

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Published by Tauistock in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Paper arises from work of British Social Project, 1953-58.

StatementRoger Wilson.
SeriesTavistock pamphlet -- no.5
The Physical Object
Pagination43p.
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13951921M

Housing estates characteristics Hand-collected data considers characteristics of the 44 housing estates that might be related to the spread of SARS, including: age, number of floors, number of flats per floor, and number of blocks. 22 To generate an estimate of each estate’s population, the total number of flats (blocks times floors times Cited by:   The development process was, however, difficult, and housing was one of the greatest challenges. Urban dwellings were mainly in the form of shophouses, which were crowded, two- or three-story apartments over ground floor shops. Outside the urban area, there were traditional Malay or Chinese villages along with a few large estates for the wealthy.

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  The (Still) Dreary Deadlock of Public Housing. Bauer returned to Europe in to learn about recent developments firsthand, visiting key architects and municipal housing estates; The resulting degree of rigid social segregation is difficult to align with traditional American ideas. And in addition, if a tenant manages to increase his Author: Barbara Penner. If you’re sat right at the centre of a housing estate, you may well find it difficult to get anywhere. Housing estates are renowned for their general lack of transport infrastructure. If you don’t drive, you might have a hard time getting to the shops, or to and from work every day. Locations aren’t always ideal.


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