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Housing programmes, opposition government, and the move towards democracy in Brazil, 1983-1986

Elizabeth Allen

Housing programmes, opposition government, and the move towards democracy in Brazil, 1983-1986

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Published by University of Glasgow, Latin American Studies in [Glasgow, Scotland] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rio de Janeiro (Brazil : State),
  • Brazil,
  • Rio de Janeiro (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Housing policy -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro (State),
    • Rio de Janeiro (Brazil : State) -- Politics and government.,
    • Brazil -- Politics and government -- 1985-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Elizabeth Allen.
      SeriesOccasional paper,, no. 49, Occasional papers (University of Glasgow. Institute of Latin American Studies) ;, no. 49.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD7323.A3 A58 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination47 p. :
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2241844M
      LC Control Number89114012

      program under the U.S. Housing Act of , another New Deal initiative. From our present-day vantage point, it is hard to realize just how inadequate the nation’s housing stock was in those times. As reported in the Census, for example, nearly 50 percent of all housing units in the nation lacked adequate plumbing and.


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Housing programmes, opposition government, and the move towards democracy in Brazil, 1983-1986 by Elizabeth Allen Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Housing programmes, opposition government, and the move towards democracy in Brazil, [Elizabeth Allen]. Diagram showing percentage of people living in low quality housing in Brazil Source: report authors of a new era of modern democracy in Brazil.

is an ambitious social housing : Clara Irazabal. Despite its rapidly growing economy, around million people live on less than $ a day. Housing poverty in Brazil is rife and we are involved in many aspects to tackle the issue, from rehabilitating slums (known as favelas) to lobbying for affordable, social housing.

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