By Nancy H. Kwak
A international of Homeowners charts the emergence of democratic homeownership within the postwar panorama and booming economic system; its evolution as a device of international coverage and a motor vehicle for foreign funding within the Nineteen Fifties, ’60s, and ’70s; and the expansion of lower-income homeownership courses within the usa from the Sixties to at the present time. Kwak unravels most of these threads, detailing the advanced tales and coverage struggles that emerged from a very American imaginative and prescient for worldwide democracy and capitalism. finally, she argues, the query of who may still personal houses where—and how—is intertwined with the main tough questions about economic system, govt, and society.
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A World of Homeowners: American Power and the Politics of Housing Aid (Historical Studies of Urban America) by Nancy H. Kwak