Chapter

The challenge of child poverty: developing a child-centred approach

Tess Ridge

in Childhood poverty and social exclusion

Published by Policy Press

Published in print October 2002 | ISBN: 9781861343628
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447301745 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/policypress/9781861343628.003.0001
The challenge of child poverty: developing a child-centred approach

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Comparative and Historical Sociology

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

This chapter addresses the challenge of child poverty, and tries to develop a child-centred approach. The first section examines the current knowledge on children in poverty. It then defines the concept of child-centred research, and aims for an understanding of children's experiences of poverty and the everyday challenges that they go through.

Keywords: child poverty; child-centred approach; child-centred research; experiences of poverty; everyday challenges

Chapter.  5539 words. 

Subjects: Comparative and Historical Sociology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.