Access

You are not currently logged in.

Access your personal account or get JSTOR access through your library or other institution:

login

Log in to your personal account or through your institution.

If You Use a Screen Reader

This content is available through Read Online (Free) program, which relies on page scans. Since scans are not currently available to screen readers, please contact JSTOR User Support for access. We'll provide a PDF copy for your screen reader.

Vývoj sociálního bydlení s důrazem na jeho zacílení na určité sociální vrstvy obyvatelstva / The Development of Social Housing with a Focus on Targeted Housing for Certain Social Strata

BOŽENA VALENTOVÁ
Sociologický Časopis / Czech Sociological Review
Vol. 41, No. 2 (DUBEN 2005), pp. 301-315
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41132140
Page Count: 15
  • Read Online (Free)
  • Subscribe ($19.50)
  • Cite this Item
Since scans are not currently available to screen readers, please contact JSTOR User Support for access. We'll provide a PDF copy for your screen reader.
Vývoj sociálního bydlení s důrazem na jeho zacílení na určité sociální vrstvy obyvatelstva / The Development of Social Housing with a Focus on Targeted Housing for Certain Social Strata
Preview not available

Abstract

Social housing is perceived to be one of the basic instruments of housing policy. Despite the difficulty in demarcating this concept, owing to the different forms of social housing in individual countries, one of the main features of social housing is taken to be its targeting of socially more needy strata among the population. The first part of the article seeks an answer to the question of to what degree this claim corresponds to how social housing has really evolved in advanced European countries. The second part of the article focuses on efforts to date at creating a sector of social housing in the Czech Republic, while analysing the possibility of targeting such housing for certain socially defined households. From the article it becomes clear that targeting social housing for certain social strata, especially socially more needy households, is not a clear-cut process and is subject to change over the course of developments. The substance of these changes is the continuous search for balance between the social aspects of housing and economic possibilities. The main factor influencing the possibilities for the progress of social housing in the Czech Republic is the country's economic framework.

Page Thumbnails

  • Thumbnail: Page 
301
    301
  • Thumbnail: Page 
302
    302
  • Thumbnail: Page 
303
    303
  • Thumbnail: Page 
304
    304
  • Thumbnail: Page 
305
    305
  • Thumbnail: Page 
306
    306
  • Thumbnail: Page 
307
    307
  • Thumbnail: Page 
308
    308
  • Thumbnail: Page 
309
    309
  • Thumbnail: Page 
310
    310
  • Thumbnail: Page 
311
    311
  • Thumbnail: Page 
312
    312
  • Thumbnail: Page 
313
    313
  • Thumbnail: Page 
314
    314
  • Thumbnail: Page 
315
    315