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Published: 04 December 2014

336 Pages


ISBN: 9780199686728

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Poverty and Shame

Global Experiences

Edited by Elaine Chase and Grace Bantebya-Kyomuhendo

  • Challenges prevailing views about the nature and impact of poverty
  • Provides unique and multiple insights into how shame in association with poverty is constructed and experienced.
  • Provides a clear practice example of cross cultural, interdisciplinary and comparative research in seven different countries
  • Points to the need for policies that promote dignity and explains why they are likely to be more effective than those that do not

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