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Insalubrité au XIXe, indignité au XXe siècle : De la statistique à la capacité d’agir

Abstract : Unhealthy housing in the XIXth century, non decent housing in the Xth century From statistics to the capacity to act Yankel Fijalkow (CRH LAVUE) Bruno Maresca (Sciences Po) The issue of insalubrious housing was tackled as early as the middle of the 19th century. Today, this issue reappears both in the statistics drawn up on the basis of INSEE censuses and in the reports of the Abbé Pierre Foundation. The figure of nearly 4 million poorly housed people has been stable since the mid-1990s. It found a new topicality in 2018 with the collapse of two buildings in Marseille Can we compare or resonate these two historical periods? In this article, we wish to show that in the historical sequence of thought categories - slums, substandard housing, decent housing, poor housing, substandard housing - the transformations of public intervention modes are at stake in the face of situations that, at several moments in history, we thought we could eradicate.
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Yankel Fijalkow, Bruno Maresca. Insalubrité au XIXe, indignité au XXe siècle : De la statistique à la capacité d’agir. Droit et ville, Institut des études juridiques de l'urbanisme et de la construction, A paraître, 89, pp.45-58. ⟨hal-02879707⟩



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