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Poverty and comfort?

Hidden Poverty in New Zealand, Fourth National Food Bank Conference

Author: Isaacs, N. P.
Type: Conference Paper
Year: 1998


This paper defines how we define comfort, compares this with the results from some recent research into the conditions found inside New Zealand homes, and then examines how the various income groups have been able to afford this over the past decade. Keeping warm, comfortable and healthy involves many issues which interact in complex ways. The goal of this paper is to start discussion and improve understanding.

Further Details

Tertiary Title: 59 BRANZ Conference paper 1998
Publish Location: Wellington, N.Z.
Publisher: BRANZ
Accession Number: December, 2010
Place Published: Wellington, New Zealand
Keywords: New Zealand, health
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