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Book review published in Journal of Social Policy. Dr Gemma Burgess reviews Patricia Kennett and Chan KamWah (eds.) (2011), Women and Housing: An International Analysis. Abingdon: Routledge. £34.99, pp. 247, pbk. doi:10.1017/S0047279411000882


This book is about how housing is often considered to be gender neutral but is actually gendered in multiple and complex ways. It comprises a series of case studies drawing on a wide range of empirical evidence from different countries worldwide. 

Journal of Social Policy / FirstView Articles : pp 6-7 Copyright © Cambridge University Press 2011 Published online: 21 December 2011 DOI:10.1017/S0047279411000882

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