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The narratives of hardship: the new and the old poor in the aftermath of the 2008 crisis in Europe

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This paper examines poverty and hardship in Europe after the 2008 crisis, using household interviews in nine European countries. A number of findings deserve highlighting. First, making a distinction between ‘the old poor’ (those who lived in poverty before as well as after the crisis) and ‘the new poor’ (those who fell into hardship after the crisis), we show that hardship is experienced quite differently by these groups. Second, the household narratives showed that while material depriv...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1111/1467-954X.12403

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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SSD
Department:
Social Policy & Intervention
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European Community's Seventh Framework Programme
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613245
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
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Sociological Review More from this journal
Volume:
65
Issue:
2
Pages:
369-385
Publication date:
2017-01-25
Acceptance date:
2016-08-01
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1467-954X
ISSN:
0038-0261
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pubs:697891
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697891
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2017-09-19

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