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Trying to get by: children and young people talk about poverty

Date: 
01 June 2011
Issue: 
Issue 139 (Summer 2011)

What does poverty mean for the children and young people themselves? Why are their voices missing from the current debate? In this article, Kerry Martin and Ruth Hart discuss the findings from a qualitative research project that reports on what children and young people have to say about the impact that poverty has on their lives.