About the Author
John R. Graham, PhD, is a professor of social work at the university of Calgary, and between 2003 and 2013 he was the Murray Fraser Professor of Community Economic Development. Dr. Graham has published extensively in international development, Canadian social policy, social welfare history, spirituality and social work, multicultural social work, qualitative research, and homelessness.
Christine A. Walsh, PhD is an associate professor in the Faculty of Social Work at the University of Calgary and holds an adjunct assistant professorship at McMaster University. Dr. Walsh’s research interests involve the understanding of violence across the lifespan and populations affected by social exclusion, poverty, and homelessness.
Beverly A. Sandalack, PhD, is a professor in the Faculty of Environmental Design at the University of Calgary and the director of the Urban Lab, a research group in the faculty. Her research interests include sustainable urban design, urban morphology, landscape planning, and sense of place.