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Quilgars, D., Dyke, A., Wallace, A. and West, S. (2019) Making a sustainable community life in Derwenthorpe (PDF , 1,663kb)‌ York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Summary: Making a sustainable community in Derwenthorpe - summary (PDF , 133kb) 


Wallace, A (2016) Housing and Communities Inequalities in Northern IrelandSummary (PDF , 679kb)  -  Report (PDF , 2,521kb)


Tunstall, B., Green, A., Lupton, R., Watmough, S. and Bates, K. (2014) 'Does poor neighbourhood reputation create a neighbourhood effect on employment?: The results of a field experiment in the UK.' Urban Studies, Vol. 51 (4)pp 763-780  link to Urban Studies website 


Tunstall, R (2013) ‘Neighbourhood effects and evidence in neighbourhood policy in the UK: Have they been connected and should they be?’pp177-194 in eds. Manley, D; van Hamm, M; Bailey, N; Simpson, L ad Maclennan, D Neighbourhood effects or neighbourhood based problems?: A policy context London: Springer

Tunstall, R. Housing and poverty Conceptual links and practical implications, Presentation to the RC43 Conference, Amsterdam, July 2013 Housing and poverty presentation (PDF , 514kb)

Tunstall, R. et al,  JRF Housing and Poverty Evidence Review: Methods used to find and select evidence, York, Joseph Rowntree Foundation. Methods used to find and select evidence (MS Word , 37kb)

Tunstall, R., Bevan, M., Bradshaw, J., Croucher, K., Duffy, S., Hunter, C., Jones, A., Rugg, J.,  Wallace, A.,  Wilcox, S (2013) The Links Between Housing and Poverty York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation. Findings (PDF , 226kb) Housing and Poverty Full Report (PDF , 1,548kb)

Wallace, A., McAreavey, R. and Atkin, K. (2013)  Poverty and Ethnicity in Northern Ireland: An Evidence Review, York, Joseph Rowntree Foundation. Report (PDF , 749kb) Summary (PDF , 203kb)


Newton, R. with Tunstall, R. (2012) Lessons for Localism: tenant self-management, London: Urban Forum. Report (PDF , 3,220kb)‌‎

Tunstall, R. (2012) "Breaking up communities"? The evidence on slum clearance 1945-85 and what it tells us about the "breaking up of communities". Presentation (MS PowerPoint , 432kb)

Tunstall, R. and Lowe, S. (2012) Connected Communities: ‘Breaking up communities’? The social impact of housing demolition in the late twentieth century, Swindon: AHRC. Report (PDF , 3,533kb)

Tunstall, R; Green, A; Lupton, R; Watmough, S., and Bates, K. (2012) Does poor neighbourhood reputation create a neighbourhood effect on employment? The results of a field experiment in UK. Paper to the Centre for Urban Studies workshop, University of Amsterdam, 3rd-5th June Paper (PDF , 227kb)

Tunstall, R (Ed) (2012) Breaking up communities? The social impact of housing demolition in the late twentieth century. Record of a study and information sharing day, November 2, York. Report (PDF , 3,533kb)

Tunstall, R. (2012) 'Twentieth century trends in inequalities n housing consumption: The case of housing space in England and Wales, 1911-20. Paper presented to the Social Policy Association conference,  Social Policy in an Unequal World, University of York, 16th-18th July.Presentation (MS PowerPoint , 3,361kb)


Bevan, M. and Croucher, K. (2011) Lifetime Neighbourhoods, London: DCLG.Report (PDF , 533kb)‌‎

Bretherton, J. and Pleace, N. (2011) 'A difficult mix: Issues in achieving socioeconomic diversity in deprived UK neighbourhoods', Urban Studies, March pp 1-15.

Monk, S & Tunstall, R. (2011), 'Why is it so difficult to create really good places? Recently built affordable housing in England', Paper presented at European Network of Housing Research, Toulouse, France, 5/07/11 - 7/07/11. Presentation (MS PowerPoint , 3,894kb) Paper (MS Word , 137kb)

Tunstall, B, Lupton, R, Kneale, D & Jenkins, A (2011) 'Growing up in social housing in the new millennium: Housing, neighbourhoods and early outcomes for children born in 2000', CASE Paper, no. 143, CASE, London: LSE. Paper (PDF , 402kb)‌‎ 

Tunstall, R, Lupton, R, Power, A & Richardson, L (2011) 'Building the Big Society', CASE Reports, no. 67, CASE, London: LSE. Report (PDF , 844kb)‌‎ 


Bevan, M. (2010) 'Retirement lifestyles in a niche housing market: park-home living in England,', Ageing and Society, vol. 30, issue 2010, pp965-985.

Satsangi, M., Gallent, N. and Bevan, M. (2010) The Rural Housing Question. Communities and Planning in Britain's Countryside, Bristol: The Policy Press.

Wilcox, S. (2010) Evidence Analysis for the Triennial Review: Dimensions of inequality: Housing and neighbourhood standards, London: Equality and Human Rights Commission. Report (PDF , 303kb)‌‎ 


Bevan, M. (2009) Park Home Living in England: Prospects and Policy Implications, York: Centre for Housing Policy. Report (PDF , 663kb)‌‎ 


Bretherton, J. and Pleace, N. (2008) Residents' Views of New Forms of High Density Affordable Living, York/Coventry: Joseph Rowntree Foundation/Chartered Institute of Housing.

Croucher, K., Myers, L. and Bretherton, J. (2008) The Health Impacts of Urban Green Spaces: A Literature Review, Stirling: Greenspace Scotland.


Bevan, M. (2007) Residential Mobile Homes in Scotland, Edinburgh: Scottish Government.

Croucher, K., Jones, A. and Wallace, A. (2007) Good Neighbour Agreements and the Promotion of Positive Behaviour in Communities , London: Communities and Local Government.

Quilgars, D. (2007) 'Community care development: developing the capacity of local communities to respond to their own support and care needs?', in S. Balloch and M. Hill (eds) Care, Community and Citizenship: Research and Practice in a Changing Policy Context, Bristol: Policy Press.


Jones, A., Pleace, N. and Quilgars, D. (2006) 'Evaluating the Shelter Inclusion Project: a floating support service for households accused of antisocial behaviour', in J. Flint (ed.) Housing, Urban Governance and Anti-Social Behaviour, Bristol: Policy Press.

Jones, A., Pleace, N., Quilgars, D. and Sanderson, D. (2006) Addressing Antisocial Behaviour: An Independent Evaluation of the Shelter Inclusion Project, London: Shelter.

Wilcox, S. (2006) Housing and Neighbourhoods Monitor, Joseph Rowntree Foundation.


Fitzpatrick, S. (2005) Poverty of Place, York: Centre for Housing Policy.

O'Malley, L. (2005) 'Working in partnership for regeneration - the effect of organisational norms on community groups', Environment and Planning A, vol. 36, pp841-857.

Quilgars, D. (2005) 'Children, Housing and Neighbourhoods', in J. Bradshaw and E. Mayhew (eds) The Well-Being of Children, York/London: University of York and Save the Children, pp 289-310.


Burrows, R. and Ellison, N. (2004) 'Sorting places out? The social politics of neighbourhood informatisation', Information Communication and Society, vol. September 04,

Quilgars, D. (2004) Communities Caring and Developing: Lessons From Hull, Bristol: The Policy Press.

Quilgars, D., Burrows, R. and Wright, K. (2004) Refugee Housing and Neighbourhood Issues: A Scoping Review, York: Centre for Housing Policy, University of York.


Bevan, M. (2003) New Parish and Town Councils in Urban Areas, York: York Publishing Services.

Nixon, J., Blandy, S., Hunter, C., Jones, A. and Reeves, K. (2003) Innovative Practice in Tackling Anti-Social Behaviour: Guidance for Members of Crime and Disorder Reduction Partnerships, London: ODPM.

Nixon, J., Blandy, S., Hunter, C., Jones, A. and Reeves, K. (2003) Tackling Anti-Social Behaviour in Mixed Tenure Areas, London: Office of the Deputy Prime Minister.


Burrows, R. (2002) Can Things Only Get Better? An Analysis of Public Perceptions of Neighbourhood Change in England, York: Centre for Housing Policy, University of York.


Bevan, M. and Gilroy, R. (2000) Industrial Renaissance and the York Regeneration Partnership: The Story of the York Regeneration Partnership, York: York Publishing Services.

Burrows, R. and Rhodes, D. (2000) 'Hitting the Target? Area Disadvantage, Social Exclusion and the Geography of Misery in England', London: Chartered Institute of Housing.

Burrows, R. and Rhodes, D. (2000) 'The Geography of Misery: Area Disadvantage and Patterns of Neighbourhood Dissatisfaction in England', in J. Bradshaw and R. Sainsbury (eds) Researching Poverty, Aldershot: Ashgate.

Fitzpatrick, S., Hastings, A. and Kintrea, K. (2000) 'Youth involvement in urban regeneration: hard lessons, future directions', Policy and Politics, vol. 28, issue 4, pp493-509.

Ford, J. and Burrows, R. (2000) Community, Housing and Neighbourhood in Britain: An Analysis of the 1998 British Social Attitudes Survey to the DETR , York: Centre for Housing Policy.

Rugg, J., Coles, B. and England, J. (2000) 'Spaced out: young people on social housing estates, social exclusion and multi agency work', Journal of Youth Studies, vol. 3, issue 1, pp21-33.

Tunstall, R (2011), 'How much tenure mix is there in England, how has this changed 1981-2001 and what are the policy implications?', Paper presented at European Network of Housing Research, Toulouse, France, 5/07/11 - 7/07/11,

Quilgars, D. (2000) 'The Environment', London: Family Policy Studies Centre.

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