This book explores the extent, causes and characteristics of
homelessness in developing countries. Bringing together a major review
of literature and empirical case studies, it is invaluable for those
studying, researching or working in housing, homelessness, social policy
or urban poverty.
Drawing on local research in nine countries in the global south, this
book offers an insight into the lives of homeless people, public
perceptions of homelessness, and the policies and interventions which
might variously increase or reduce homelessness. Exploring the human
context as well as policy and planning, it will challenge
Routledge, UK, ISBN: 978-0-415-42672-5, 344 pp.
The Hidden Millions. Homelessness in Developing Countries