Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 November 2018

160 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474440561

Bookseller Code (06)


A Social History of Glasgow Council Housing, 1919-1956

Seán Damer

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Provides a short history of the different national inter- and post-war Housing Acts
  • Interrogates how the Corporation of Glasgow interpreted this legislation to develop and implement its housing estate construction and management policy
  • Combines oral histories and Glasgow Corporation records to provide a comprehensive and balanced account
  • Presents detailed case studies from six housing schemes