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Covid 19 and Deprivation: Levelling Upstream

Calnan, Michael .W., Douglass, Tom (2021) Covid 19 and Deprivation: Levelling Upstream. . Emerald internet blog. (KAR id:88865)

Abstract

COVID-19 and its socio-economic and public health impact has provided the opportunity for the government to seriously pursue its stated political aim of levelling up.The greater risk of serious illness and death experienced by poorer and marginalised socio-economic groups have been reflected and exacerbated directly by COVID-19. Thus, there is a clear need to refocus policies further upstream digging deeper into the structural causes of absolute and relative deprivation.

Item Type: Internet publication
Uncontrolled keywords: Covid 19: Social Inequalities
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research
Signature Themes: Future Human
Depositing User: Michael Calnan
Date Deposited: 26 Jun 2021 16:27 UTC
Last Modified: 28 Jun 2021 11:18 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/88865 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)

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