The New Property v. The New Community

24 U.S.F. L. Rev. 399 (1989-1990)

23 Pages Posted: 9 Feb 2015

Date Written: 1989- 1990


Property as a vehicle for social change. This article critiques the "New Property" approach offered by Charles Reich as a way of improving the lot of the poor and working class in the United States. (The New Property proposed to create greater procedural safeguards for people needing to access the social safety net.)

Keywords: Property, Law, Social Change, Community Development, McDougall

Suggested Citation

McDougall, Harold A., The New Property v. The New Community (1989- 1990). 24 U.S.F. L. Rev. 399 (1989-1990). Available at SSRN:

Harold A. McDougall (Contact Author)

Howard University School of Law ( email )

2900 Van Ness Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20008
United States

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