Social status and the challenges of governance : evidence from low-income housing delivery in South African municipalities

Abstract: This chapter describes a case study of housing delivery in South African municipalities, where constituents’ concerns for their social position are the cause of serious implementation delays. It is part of a dissertation that investigates how citizens’ concerns for social status affect politics.

Author(s): McClendon, Gwyneth

Source(s): , 54 p., ill., graphs, tabs

Published: 2011 Princeton university], [Princeton, NJ (English

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Link: http://www.princeton.edu/~gmcclend/Research_files/McClendon_chapter3_housing.pdf

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