The Ideology of Home Ownership

Homeowner Societies and the Role of Housing

  • RichardĀ Ronald

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Richard Ronald
    Pages 1-15
  3. Richard Ronald
    Pages 16-47
  4. Richard Ronald
    Pages 48-82
  5. Richard Ronald
    Pages 83-117
  6. Richard Ronald
    Pages 118-162
  7. Richard Ronald
    Pages 163-205
  8. Richard Ronald
    Pages 206-238
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 255-282

About this book


Demand for owner-occupied housing has expanded dramatically across modern-industrialized societies in recent years leading to volatile increases in residential property values. This book explores the rise of modern home-ownership as a cultural, socio-political and ideological phenomenon.


globalization ideology property state

Authors and affiliations

  • RichardĀ Ronald
    • 1
  1. 1.OTB Research InstituteDelft University of TechnologyThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-54210-9
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-58228-6
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