Social housing and working class heritage - for iPod/iPhone

Social housing and working class heritage - for iPod/iPhone

The Open University

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Would you consider a dilapidated seventies tower block as heritage? In England, some social housing developments have already been given listed status, a level of protection usually associated with castles, monasteries and stately homes. Others are considered as a failed experiment by an outmoded welfare state, fit only for demolition. In this album, we see working class residents of one such estate fighting for its survival. By doing so, they ma...
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Would you consider a dilapidated seventies tower block as heritage? In England, some social housing developments have already been given listed status, a level of protection usually associated with castles, monasteries and stately homes. Others are considered as a failed experiment by an outmoded welfare state, fit only for demolition. In this album, we see working class residents of one such estate fighting for its survival. By doing so, they ma...
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Social housing and workin...

10 Jul 2009 | 01 min 36 secs

Social housing and w...

10 Jul 2009 | 01 min 36 secs

Social housing: winners a...

10 Jul 2009 | 12 mins 39 secs

Social housing: winn...

10 Jul 2009 | 12 mins 39 secs

Social housing: fighting ...

10 Jul 2009 | 11 mins 16 secs

Social housing: figh...

10 Jul 2009 | 11 mins 16 secs

Social housing: sense of ...

10 Jul 2009 | 09 mins 16 secs

Social housing: sens...

10 Jul 2009 | 09 mins 16 secs

Global heritage: course t...

10 Jul 2009 | 05 mins 04 secs

Global heritage: cou...

10 Jul 2009 | 05 mins 04 secs

Winners and losers perspe...

10 Jul 2009 | 07 mins 15 secs

Winners and losers p...

10 Jul 2009 | 07 mins 15 secs

Winners and losers perspe...

10 Jul 2009 | 07 mins 01 sec

Winners and losers p...

10 Jul 2009 | 07 mins 01 sec

Fighting for survival per...

10 Jul 2009 | 05 mins 14 secs

Fighting for surviva...

10 Jul 2009 | 05 mins 14 secs

Fighting for survival per...

10 Jul 2009 | 02 mins 19 secs

Fighting for surviva...

10 Jul 2009 | 02 mins 19 secs

Sense of place perspectiv...

10 Jul 2009 | 08 mins 30 secs

Sense of place persp...

10 Jul 2009 | 08 mins 30 secs

Sense of place perspectiv...

10 Jul 2009 | 01 min 34 secs

Sense of place persp...

10 Jul 2009 | 01 min 34 secs

Studying global heritage

10 Jul 2009 | 05 mins 49 secs

Studying global heri...

10 Jul 2009 | 05 mins 49 secs

Global heritage: case stu...

10 Jul 2009 | 06 mins 40 secs

Global heritage: cas...

10 Jul 2009 | 06 mins 40 secs

Critical heritage studies

10 Jul 2009 | 05 mins 20 secs

Critical heritage st...

10 Jul 2009 | 05 mins 20 secs