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Struggling for food in a time of crisis: A comment on Caplan in this issue

Caraher, M. ORCID: 0000-0002-0615-839X (2020). Struggling for food in a time of crisis: A comment on Caplan in this issue. Anthropology Today, 36(3), pp. 8-10. doi: 10.1111/1467-8322.12579


This commentary sets Caplan’s arguments about food banks and food poverty in the broader context of changes to the welfare state, the ‘charitization’ of state welfare and the need to address food poverty within a framework of dignity rather than charity.

Publication Type: Article
Additional Information: © 2020 The Authors. Anthropology Today published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd on behalf of Royal Anthropological Institute This is an open access article under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
S Agriculture > SB Plant culture
Departments: School of Health Sciences > Healthcare Services Research & Management
Date Deposited: 05 Jun 2020 16:07
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