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The poverty wars : reconnecting research with reality

Author: Peter Saunders; Julia Thornton; Ebooks Corporation.
Publisher: Sydney, NSW : University of New South Wales Press Ltd, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Argues that as a nation Australia can afford to eliminate financial poverty. The fact we don't do so is a matter of choice, not affordability - as the experience of other countries demonstrates.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Saunders; Julia Thornton; Ebooks Corporation.
ISBN: 0868408107 9780868408101
OCLC Number: 1058019272
Description: vii, 158 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: 1. Contesting poverty. --
2. Mapping the poverty profile. --
3. New concepts, new evidence. --
4. The causes of poverty. --
5. The consequences of povery. --
6. Poverty and the social fabric.
Responsibility: Peter Saunders.

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Argues that as a nation Australia can afford to eliminate financial poverty. The fact we don't do so is a matter of choice, not affordability - as the experience of other countries demonstrates.

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