Urban Societies in the 21st Century  


Urban Societies in the 21st Century
April 15, 2017 | 256 pages
ISBN: 9781786990549

From Britain's 'Generation Rent' to Hong Kong's notorious 'cage homes',societies around the world are facing a housing crisis of unprecedented proportions.The social consequences of this have been profound, with a lack of affordablehousing resulting in overcrowding, homelessness, the breaking up of families,and a sharp decline in fertility in many countries. In Urban societies in the 21stcentury, Deborah Potts offers a provocative new perspective on the globalhousing crisis.