Tag: relative deprivation

  • 31% of Children in the UK are living in Relative Poverty

    The latest research from the Nuffield Foundation has found that 31% of children in the United Kingdom are living in relative poverty in 2021. The percentage rises to 36% for children under five years old. The rates of child poverty have been increasing on average for the last five years. Child Poverty and Ethnicity There…

  • Left Realist Criminology

    Left realists believe the main causes of crime are marginalisation, relative deprivation and subcultures, and emphasise community oriented programmes for controlling and reducing crime.