Poverty in the United Kingdom: A Survey of Household Resources and Standards of Living

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University of California Press, Jan 1, 1979 - Great Britain - 1216 pages
 

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Contents

Preface
17
Acknowledgements
25
1
31
2
61
Methods of Research
93
Inequality and Poverty 193868
116
The Concept and Distribution of Resources
177
Three Measures of Poverty
237
15
543
16
565
The Unemployed and the Subemployed
588
18
618
19
652
20
685
Handicapped Children
740
OneParent Families
753

The Incidence of Poverty
272
The Impact of Poverty
304
Social Class and Styles of Living
369
Selfrated Class and Economic Circumstances
377
Occupational Class and Economic Circumstances
385
Occupational Class and Poverty
394
Social Mobility
400
Summary and Conclusion
411
Deprivation at Work
432
Deprivation and Occupational Class
443
Security of Work
452
Deprivation in Housing
476
Deprivation of Environment
529
Old People
784
24
823
25
860
26
893
27
913
Methods of Sampling
927
Representativeness of the Sample
955
Some Definitions
980
Comments on Survey and Questionnaire
1076
Statistical Tests
1168
Index
1201
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