Urban Agriculture: Using Community Systems of Agriculture as a Solution to Homelessness and Unhealthy Food Sources

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Urban Agriculture: Using Community Systems of Agriculture as a Solution to Homelessness and Unhealthy Food Sources

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dc.contributor.advisor Detray, Stephen en_US
dc.contributor.author Mearns, Ian Michael en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-09-13T17:39:12Z
dc.date.available 2012-09-13T17:39:12Z
dc.date.issued 2012-09-13
dc.date.submitted 2012 en_US
dc.identifier.other Mearns_washington_0250O_10415.pdf en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1773/20879
dc.description Thesis (Master's)--University of Washington, 2012 en_US
dc.description.abstract For those persons living on the edge of the socioeconomic periphery lack of employment, nutritional food sources and housing resources has led to an increase of homelessness over the past decade. This paper focuses on these resources can be accessed through through the use of urban agriculture as a community system, similar to systems of community supported agriculture (CSA's), that will provide homeless citizens with access to food, housing, vocational opportunities and social resources. en_US
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.subject en_US
dc.subject.other Urban planning en_US
dc.subject.other Sustainability en_US
dc.subject.other Interdisciplinary arts and sciences - Tacoma en_US
dc.title Urban Agriculture: Using Community Systems of Agriculture as a Solution to Homelessness and Unhealthy Food Sources en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.embargo.terms No embargo en_US


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