Class Notes (839,315)
Canada (511,260)
Sociology (3,266)
SOC364H1 (40)
Lecture 7

Lecture 7: housing, homelessness and health

4 Pages

Course Code
Brent Berry

This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full 4 pages of the document.
Lecture 7: housing, homelessness and health  Housing differentiate private from public o Changes over time o Differences by neighborhood type o Role of suburbanization  Interiorization of living o Health effects  Types of housing and tenure o Ownership o Rental o Alternative tenure arrangements  Cohousing  Life-lease  Shared equity arrangements  Inequalities in housing o Crowding o Adjusting for population growth  National housing act  CMHC o Core housing need measurement o Housing segregation  Voluntary and involuntary factors  Role of group preferences o Zoning and affordable housing  Inclusionary and exclusionary zoing o Trends and inequalities sin house sizes Chronic vs episodic homelessness  Episodic homelessness: the inability to obtain shelter for temporary period  Chronic homelessness: prolonged homelessness b/c of physical or mental incapability to obtain sustainable shelter and other material goods o Increased in Canada over the past 2 decades Causes of homelessness  Complex, numerous, individual-specific  Traumatic events  Mental and physical health problems Increase in homelessness  Role of urban redevelopment/gentrification  Role of affordable housing  Role of deinstitutionalization Exacerbating problems for homeless  Changes in family  Quality of jobs  Treatment of mental health problems Counts in homeless shelters  Counts tend t
More Less
Unlock Document

Only page 1 are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.