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A form of poverty where one person is poor relative to another.
A form of poverty that is so extreme that individuals suffering from absolute poverty live in danger.
A form of poverty in which a person can only meet their basic, functional needs of food and shelter with little else.
A shift in the demographics of poverty in which we see a higher proportion of females in poverty than before.
Aid to individuals directly.
Aid or tax breaks to corporations with the hopes that they create jobs which trickle down to individuals.
A social phenomenon describing members of society who do not have adequate housing.
Power gained through imperial expansion, through establishing economic control over a territory for the purpose of exploitation or resource extraction.
Power gained through colonial settlement.