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The Paradox of Poverty Research: Why is Extreme Poverty not in Focus?

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dc.contributor.author Øyen, Else eng
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-08T10:25:47Z
dc.date.available 2011-06-08T10:25:47Z
dc.date.issued 2008 eng
dc.identifier.issn 0803-9410 eng
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1956/4795
dc.description.abstract Relevant and reliable knowledge based on research is indispensable if extreme poverty is to be combatted. It is a paradox that three of the most significant paradigms in poverty research fail to focus directly on extreme poverty. This failure is due not only to the complexity of extreme poverty, but also to the structure of the paradigms, their built-in limitations and the fact that research on extreme poverty is an investment with few academic rewards. en_US
dc.language.iso eng eng
dc.publisher NUPI eng
dc.title The Paradox of Poverty Research: Why is Extreme Poverty not in Focus? eng
dc.type Journal article eng
dc.subject.nsi VDP::Social science: 200::Sociology: 220 eng
dc.rights.holder Copyright the author. All rights reserved
dc.rights.holder The author eng
dc.type.version publishedVersion eng
bora.peerreviewed Peer reviewed eng
bora.journalTitle Forum for Development Studies eng
bibo.volume 35 eng
bibo.issue 2 eng
bibo.pageStart 331 eng
bibo.pageEnd 345 eng
bibo.eissn 1891-1765 eng


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