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'Stew without bread or bread without stew': children's understandings of poverty in Ethiopia

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This paper explores children’s understandings of poverty, illbeing and wellbeing in Ethiopia using data collected through group exercises with children aged 5-6 and 11-13 participating in Young Lives, an international study of childhood poverty. In some respects the characteristics of poverty reported by children resemble those reported by adults participating in similar exercises. However, the children’s addition of appearance and clothing, and their explanations of the reasoning behind t...

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10.1111/j.1099-0860.2010.00311.x

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Young Lives
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Author
Publisher:
Blackwell Publishing Limited Publisher's website
Journal:
Children and Society Journal website
Volume:
24
Issue:
4
Pages:
271-281
Publication date:
2010-06-01
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EISSN:
1099-0860
ISSN:
0951-0605
Language:
English
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2014-10-13

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