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Hi there. Could anyone explain the concept of “relative deprivation”?

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Discussion thread: Poverty, Social Disadvantage, and Social Protection
Jeffery Wu
16 November 2023
Hi there. Could anyone explain the concept of “relative deprivation”?

Hi there. Could anyone explain the concept of “relative deprivation”?

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Happy Girl
16 November 2023

No problem.

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Jeffery Wu
16 November 2023

So it is a level compared to a certain social group. Got it. Thank you!

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Happy Girl
16 November 2023

Poverty itself is not some absolute state, but can only be considered relative to the income and wealth of a society, and this can, of course, vary across societies. It is a concept of relative deprivation, in which the relative absence of material resources becomes enmeshed with other factors which serve to exclude individuals and groups from the mainstream of society.

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