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Editorial: researching children's understandings of poverty and risk in Diverse Contexts

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Throughout the world, children experience and manage risk as a part of their everyday lives. But growing up poor may be a particular source of vulnerability and disadvantage for children, especially where they are confronted with gross inequalities. The global challenge is huge. By 2015, it is estimated that nearly one third of the world’s population will be under the age of fourteen. At the same time, children are disproportionately represented among the world’s poor. More than 30 per cen...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1111/j.1099-0860.2010.00309.x

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Young Lives
Department:
Oxford, SSD, International Development
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Young Lives
Department:
Oxford, SSD, International Development
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Young Lives
Department:
Oxford, SSD, International Development
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Blackwell Publishing Ltd. Publisher's website
Journal:
Children and Society Journal website
Volume:
24
Issue:
4
Pages:
255-260
Publication date:
2010-01-01
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EISSN:
1099-0860
ISSN:
0951-0605
URN:
uuid:a664a056-0592-4785-a5f6-9053373afb73
Local pid:
ora:9075

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