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City Dwellers Redefine What It Means to Be a Citizen

City Dwellers Redefine What It Means to Be a Citizen

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Title: City Dwellers Redefine What It Means to Be a Citizen
Author: Gilbert, Liette
Phillips, Catherine
Identifier: 00019
Abstract: This research may help policymakers and community groups to better understand the needs of city dwellers in Canada. It highlights the benefits of continued activism and rights reform by citizens. Policymakers who are tackling issues like poverty and homelessness can use this research to co-ordinate their efforts more closely with housing activists, the homeless, and the public at large.
Sponsor: York's Knowledge Mobilization Unit provides services and funding for faculty, graduate students, and community organizations seeking to maximize the impact of academic research and expertise on public policy, social programming, and professional practice. It is supported by SSHRC and CIHR grants, and by the Office of the Vice-President Research & Innovation. kmbunit@yorku.ca www.researchimpact.ca
Subject: Poverty
Urban Planning
Politics
Homelessness
Type: Research Summary
Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 Canada
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/ca/
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10315/29104
Citation: Gilbert, L., & Phillips, C. (2003). Practices of urban environmental citizenships: Rights to the city and rights to nature in Toronto. Citizenship Studies, 7(3), 313-330.
Date: 2008

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