Saturday, October 18, 2014

New Book: Homelessness in Australia

Each week recent purchases are made available for immediate use and placed on the new book displays or online as an eBook. You can subscribe to the New Library Books, Periodicals and Newspapers email or view the New Books list online.

This weeks selection:

Homelessness in Australia: An Introduction edited by Chris Chamberlain, Guy Johnson & Catherine Robinson. Call Number: 305.56920994 HOM

An extract from a Council to Homeless Persons' (who are acknowledged at the start of the book as the originators of the idea) media release states:

“This is the first book to provide an introduction to the complex causes and responses to homelessness in Australia.” 

“For those new to the homelessness sector or looking to understand the field, this book provides a comprehensive introduction to an issue that’s often overlooked and misunderstood".

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