Race, Housing & Community: Perspectives on Policy & Practice

Race, Housing & Community: Perspectives on Policy & Practice

Author(s): Harris Beider

Print ISBN: 9781405196963

Online ISBN: 9781444354492

DOI: 10.1002/9781444354492

Author Biography

About the Author

Harris Beider was appointed Professor in Community Cohesion at the Institute of Community Cohesion based at Coventry University in September 2007. Previously he was Senior Fellow at the Centre for Urban and Regional Studies at the University of Birmingham. Prior to his academic career, Harris was Executive Director of the Federation of Black Housing Organizations and founding Director of People for Action. He was also an advisor to government on community renewal and social exclusion the latter as a member of the Prime Minister's Social Exclusion Unit. Harris Beider has written extensively on race, cohesion, community and housing and spoken about these and related subjects nationally and internationally.