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Aging in Place or Aging and Displaced? A Multi-Site Comparative Case Study of Power, Subjectivity, and Community Resiliency in Public Housing Governance

Abstract In an environment in which public values are often surrendered for market ones, the administration of public housing has increasingly devolved construction, management, and even ownership responsibilities to the private sector to cut costs. There is little known about private management practices at public housing sites and how they shape the lives of its residents - half of whom are growing numbers of seniors and people with disabilities who are aging in place. This multi-site comparative case study involves three public housing sites that serve seniors and people with disabilities: one is privately-managed, one is publicly-managed, and one is privately-managed with public case management through the HOPE VI program. The intent of this com... (more)
Created Date 2014
Contributor McFadden, Erica Skogebo (Author) / Lucio, Joanna (Advisor) / Catlaw, Thomas (Committee member) / Klein, Jay (Committee member) / Schugurensky, Daniel (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Public administration / Gerontology / Sociology / Aging in place / Power / Public housing / Resiliency / Resistance / Social equity
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 358 pages
Language English
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Note Doctoral Dissertation Public Administration 2014
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

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