Housing Shock: The Irish Housing Crisis and How To Solve It

 27.95

by Rory Hearne

Housing Shock is a valuable book. It is a tool for better understanding our current predicament & what we can do about it  – The Irish Times

 

SKU: 9781447353904 Categories: , , Tags: , ,

Housing Shock: The Irish Housing Crisis and How To Solve It

The housing and homelessness crisis in Ireland is having profound impacts on Generation Rent. It harms the wellbeing of children, worsening wider inequality and threatening the economy.

Hearne contextualises the Irish housing crisis within the broader global housing situation. He does this by examining the origins of the crisis in terms of austerity, marketisation and the new era of financialisation, where global investors are making housing unaffordable and turning it into an asset for the wealthy.

He brings to the fore the perspectives of those most affected, new housing activists and protesters whilst providing innovative global solutions for a new vision for affordable, sustainable homes for all.

About the Author

Rory Hearne is a Lecturer in Social Policy at Maynooth University, Ireland.

The LitVox Bookshop

Our bookshop’s range grows by the day. Moreover, we pride ourselves on being able to track down and obtain any book our customers want. Our recommendations service is open for all to use. If we recommend books to you through this service, we’ll be able gather up those books and send them to you no matter where you are in the world. If you’re buying your books as a gift, we can gift-wrap them in a lovely bundle and send them wherever in the world you wish! We can even hand-write your greetings card with your personal message.

Remember that if you’re buying books as a gift, we also offer a wide-range of book prints, gifts and greetings cards for readers of all ages! Check out our print studio and gift-shop today. If you have any special requests for your order or need further gift inspiration, just contact our team at hello@litvox.com, we’re ready and waiting to help!

Weight 0.3 kg
Dimensions 12.8 × 3.5 × 19.7 cm

You may also like…

  • Best Books for June 2021 - Northern Protestants

    Northern Protestants: On Shifting Ground

     19.95
  • Reclaiming The European Street: Speeches on Europe and the European Union, 2016-20

    Reclaiming The European Street: Speeches on Europe and the European Union, 2016-20

     24.95