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Re-evaluations of wellbeing under lockdown: implications for a socially just environmental transition by Paul Bridgen

The UK Covid19 lockdown, introduced as infections began to rise in mid-March, prevented the population from undertaking many of the everyday activities taken for granted in late modern consumer society. Citizens could only leave their […]

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Researching poverty in the pandemic: thinking through ethical issues and challenges by Kayleigh Garthwaite et al.

There are always ethical issues that researchers must be mindful of when carrying out research on poverty and social security. Power dynamics, the sensitivity required when asking people about their experiences, and importance of offering […]