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Poverty, Work and Social Networks: The Role of Social Capital for Aboriginal People in Urban Australian Locales

Lahn, Julie


In this article, I present the key findings from a project entitled "The Social Context of Indigenous Poverty". The research involved a series of interviews with Aboriginal people in urban SE Australia on issues of poverty, social capital and social exclusion. In the article I draw together Aboriginal perspectives on the meaning of poverty to reflect on the relevance of social capital concepts for understanding Aboriginal economic disadvantage and hence, the merits of policy framed in these...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: Urban Policy and Research
DOI: 10.1080/08111146.2012.673483


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