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The right to housing

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The issue of justice in housing is rarely discussed in political philosophy. Yet, housing crises such as that currently faceSd by the UK highlight the importance of work in this area. In this article, I address the issue of housing justice by defending a basic right to housing. The right is in the first instance specific to a particular context, that of a Western liberal society. I defend a positive right to exercise a set of property rights called ‘lease rights’ over a self-contained living ...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1177/0032321718769009

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Magdalen College
Publisher:
SAGE Publications Publisher's website
Journal:
Political Studies Journal website
Volume:
67
Issue:
2
Pages:
406-421
Publication date:
2018-05-08
Acceptance date:
2018-03-07
DOI:
EISSN:
1467-9248
ISSN:
0032-3217
Pubs id:
pubs:832104
URN:
uri:33bc9d77-02eb-4615-93f2-c923f694c8ab
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uuid:33bc9d77-02eb-4615-93f2-c923f694c8ab
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pubs:832104

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