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Justice, Care, and the Poor

Daniel Engster

in Justice, Care, and the Welfare State

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198719564
eISBN:
9780191788659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198719564.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter discusses welfare policy for the poor and economically disadvantaged. Although contemporary political philosophers have outlined many proposals for achieving justice for the poor, most ... More


Community Organising Against Racism: Race', Ethnicity and Community Development

Gary Craig (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447333746
eISBN:
9781447333791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333746.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This book blends theory and practice-based case studies to review how different community development approaches can empower minority ethnic communities to confront racism and overcome social, ... More


Diffracting educational policies through the lens of young people’s experiences

Gabrielle Ivinson

in Poverty in Education Across the UK: A Comparative Analysis of Policy and Place

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447327981
eISBN:
9781447330929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327981.003.0007
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter attempts to connect the processes of education, inequality and poverty with children and young people’s experiences of living in areas of economic disadvantage. It explores young ... More


July 2006: Clean Break under Attack

Kenneth McK Norrie

in Professor Norrie's Commentaries on Family Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861193
eISBN:
9781474406246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861193.003.0029
Subject:
Law, Family Law

In the House of Lords decision of Miller v Miller, McFarlane v McFarlane [2006] UKHL 24 the English rules on financial provision on divorce were clarified and made, in the judges’ eyes at least, ... More


Fostering Resilience and Well-Being in Children and Families in Poverty: Why Hope Still Matters

Valerie Maholmes

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199959525
eISBN:
9780199372034
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199959525.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Clinical Psychology

The book focuses primarily on the ways in which children and families experiencing the challenges of economic disadvantage use hope as a way to manage and overcome adversity. The author asks ... More


Everyday Issues

Rhoda Olkin

in Teaching Disability: Practical Activities for In Class and Homework

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780190850661
eISBN:
9780197584231
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190850661.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology

The three activities in this chapter focus on the everyday experiences of people with disabilities. The first activity highlights the ways that disabled people have to expend energy for ... More


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