Ronald E. Ahnen is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee. Dragana Avramov is Director of the Population and Social Policy Consultants in Brussels, Belgium. Volker Busch-Geertsema is a Senior Research Fellow for the Association for Social Planning and Social Research (Gesellschaft fuer Innovative Sozialforschung und Sozialplanung-GISS) in Bremen, Germany, and National Correspondent for Germany at the European Observatory on Homelessness. Barbara Duffield is Director of Education at the National Coalition for the Homeless and serves on the board of the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth in the United States. Katherine Duffy is a Principal Lecturer at De Montfort University in Leicester, England, and a member of the England Board of the European Anti-Poverty Network (EAPN). Cindy Guillean is a Lecturer in English at Washtenaw Community College, Michigan. Kagendo N. Mutua is an Assistant Professor of Special Education in the Department of Interdisciplinary Teacher Education at the University of Alabama. Valerie Polakow is a Professor of Education at Eastern Michigan University. Valeria Procupez is a graduate student of Anthropology at the Graduate Faculty of Political and Social Science at the New School for Social Research (New York City) in the United States and a Member of the Technical Advisory Board of MOI (Movimiento de Ocupantes e Inquilinos), a grassroots housing organization in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Maria Carla Rodriguez is a Sociologist and Researcher at the Instituto Gino Germani, Facultad de Ciencias Socialies, Universidad de Buenos Aires and directs the area of Training, Research and Planning of MOI (Movimiento de Ocupantes e Inquilinos) in Argentina. Anna Rubbo is an Associate Professor in the Department of Architecture, Planning and Allied Arts in Faculty of Architecture, University of Sydney in New South Wales, Australia. Ingrid Sahlin is an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at Gothenburg University in Sweden and the Swedish Correspondent for the European Observatory on Homelessness. Aristides Sapounakis is an Associate Professor in the Department of Regional Planning and Peripheral Development, University of Thesaly, Volos, and Director of the Research Institute "KIVOTOS" in Athens, Greece. Andrew Spiegel is an Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of Cape Town in South Africa. Tobias Borner Stax is a Researcher at The Danish National Institute of Social Research in Denmark. Beth Blue Swadener is a Professor of Early Childhood Education at Arizona State University. Vanessa Watson is an Associate Professor in the School of Architecture and Planning at the University of Cape Town in South Africa. Peter Wilkinson is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Architecture and Planning at the University of Cape Town in South Africa.International Perspectives on Homelessness: (Contributions in Sociology), 1 was published 2001 under ISBN 9780313308550 and ISBN 0313308551.