A child’s eye view
journal contributionposted on 13.07.2007, 12:46 by Liz Sutton
The Government has pledged to end child poverty by 2020, and acknowledges that low income and disadvantage in childhood impacts on children’s life chances throughout their lives. It has introduced a raft of policies to counteract the long-term effects of child poverty, and to improve the opportunities and life chances of children from disadvantaged backgrounds. However, little is known about how children from different socio-economic groups perceive and experience social difference.
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