Poverty and Shame in Uganda (VIDEO)

By Elaine Chase & Robert Walker (United Kingdom) What is it like to live in poverty? Our research, carried out with colleagues in the United Kingdom, China, India, Norway, Pakistan, South Korea, and Uganda, found that shame is an important part of the experience of poverty in all these countries. Using this research, we have…

Poverty and Shame in the UK (VIDEO)

by Elaine Chase and Robert Walker (United Kingdom) Working with colleagues in China, India, Norway, Pakistan, South Korea and Uganda, we have recently completed research funded by the UK Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the UK Department for International Development (DFID) in seven countries, including the UK. The study found that shame is an…