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Participatory alternatives for charity food delivery? Finnish development in an international comparison

Tiina Silvasti;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2014
  • Publisher: Ashgate
  • Country: Finland
Abstract
[Introduction] Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day; show him how to catch fish, and you feed him for a lifetime. First and foremost, hunger as an extreme form of marginalization is a problem of developing countries. It is interesting, though, that food insecurity is also increasing rapidly in the developed world. This article deals with the particular phenomena of marginalization in forms of hunger and food insecurity in rich Western countries. Participation is discussed here as a promising option to deactivating and, at the worst, humiliating charity food delivery. The starting point of the article is that welfare services or policies have not been ab...
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free text keywords: hyvinvointipalvelut, köyhyys, marginaaliryhmät, osallistuminen, public welfare, social service, ta5142
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