Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Re-imagining child protectionTowards humane social work with families$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Brid Featherstone, Sue White, and Kate Morris

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9781447308027

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: September 2014

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447308027.001.0001

Show Summary Details

Getting on and getting by

Getting on and getting by

living with poverty

(p.95) Six Getting on and getting by
Re-imagining child protection

Brid Featherstone

Sue White

Kate Morris

Policy Press

Chapter 6 explores the literature on suffering and the importance of attending to everyday experiences of living with shame in an unequal society. It explores the lived experience of poverty and makes a case for social work practice that incorporates a recognition of the extraordinary power of ordinary help and promotes the capacities of neighbourhoods and communities

Keywords:   suffering, unequal society, poverty experience, neighbourhood capacity, community capacity, social work practice

Policy Press Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.