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Buy and Download Description The publication of Private Lives/Public Spaces by Ellen Baxter and Kim Hopper in 1981 marks the beginning of the homeless crisis and its study in social science, in the United States. Though there had been a brief flurry of articles in national news magazines showing "homeless families living in cars in the Midwest" during the 1979 to 1980 national election period, very little in the way of public policy or debate came from these articles. Similarly, there have been important studies of housing loss, urban and rural American nomads, and semipublic living over the last hundred years. Alice Sollenberger published a 1911 study called "One Thousand Homeless Men: a study of original records." In the same sociological vein, Nels Anderson published a 1923 study called "The Hobo: the sociology of the homeless man." The term homeless has been used in both popular and scholarly discourse in sporadic ways ever since. However, it never emerged as a unified concept, a body of literature, or a major public issue until Baxter and Hopper published their book. The publication of Private Lives/Public Spaces by Ellen Baxter and Kim Hopper in 1981 marks the beginning of the homeless crisis and its study in social science, in the United States. Though there had been a brief flurry of articles in national ne
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