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Poverty and social exclusion in the UK. Volume 2, The dimensions of disadvantage

Author: Glen Bramley; Nick Bailey, (Professor of urban studies)
Publisher: Bristol, UK ; Chicago, IL, USA : Policy Press, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"How many people live in poverty in the UK, and how has this changed over recent decades? Are those in poverty more likely to suffer other forms of disadvantage or social exclusion? Is exclusion multi-dimensional, taking different forms for different groups or places? Based on the largest UK study of its kind ever commissioned, this fascinating book provides the most detailed national picture of these problems.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Poverty and social exclusion in the UK.
Bristol, UK ; Chicago, IL, USA : Policy Press, 2018
(OCoLC)1015898632
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Glen Bramley; Nick Bailey, (Professor of urban studies)
ISBN: 9781447334262 1447334264 9781447334286 1447334280 9781447334293 1447334299 9781447332398 1447332393
OCLC Number: 1014377454
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 367 pages) : illustrations (black and white)
Contents: Introduction / Nick Bailey and Glen Bramley --
Fifty years of poverty in the UK / Joanna Mack --
Living standards in the UK / Demi Patsios, Marco Pomati and Paddy Hillyard --
Severe poverty and destitution / Glen Bramley, Suzanne Fitzpatrick and Filip Sosenko --
Poverty, local services and austerity / Glen Bramley and Kirsten Besemer --
Social participation and social support / Lisa Wilson, Eldin Fahmy and Nick Bailey --
Employment, poverty and social exclusion / Nick Bailey --
Poverty, social exclusion and civic engagement / Eldin Fahmy --
Poverty and health : thirty years of progress? / Lucy Prior and David Manley --
Housing and the living environment / Glen Bramley --
Poverty and social harm : challenging discourses of risk, resilience and choice / Simon Pemberton, Christina Pantazis and Paddy Hillyard --
Financial inclusion, financial stress and debt / Glen Bramley and Kirsten Besemer --
The poverty of well-being / Michael Tomlinson and Lisa Wilson --
The multidimensional analysis of social exclusion / Nick Bailey, Eldin Fahmy and Jonathan Bradshaw --
Conclusions and emerging themes / Glen Bramley and Nick Bailey.
Other Titles: Poverty and social exclusion in the United Kingdom :
Dimensions of disadvantage
Responsibility: edited by Glen Bramley and Nick Bailey.

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This fascinating book provides a detailed national picture of poverty and social exclusion. Chapters consider a range of dimensions of exclusion and explores relationships between these in the first  Read more...

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"This excellent book achieves the near impossible task of analysing social exclusion quantitatively, while maintaining the sense of lived experience of poor and excluded individuals and families." Read more...

 
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