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