MDG 1 END POVERTY AND HUNGERhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepovertyUniversity-Community Partnerships for Social Action Research (UCP-SARnet)Cultural Context and Povertyhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/cultural_context_and_poverty~1<div><p>Referring to calss materials from this week please write what is your opinion about the role cultural context plays in the process of poverty eradication.  Please post your opinion as a comment to this article.  </p> <p>PLEASE DO NOT ATTACH THE FILE WITH YOUR COMMENT BUT PASTE IT INTO THE COMMENT BOX.</p></div>Marek WosinskiTue, 16 Sep 2014 12:27:03 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/cultural_context_and_poverty~1Cultural Context and Povertyhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/cultural_context_and_poverty<div>Referring to calss materials from this week please write what is your opinion about the role cultural context plays in the process of poverty eradication.</div>Marek WosinskiTue, 16 Sep 2014 12:24:50 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/cultural_context_and_povertyend marginalizationhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/end_marginalization<div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt; text-indent: 0.5in;"><span style="color: #333333; line-height: 115%; font-family: 'Times New Roman','serif'; font-size: 12pt;">In order to end marginalization community leaders must come together to figure out how this issue can be put to an end. I think they first need to analyze exactly what the issues are that are causing these problems. For example in India they just have no resources to make homes, or and schools for children to attend, or even clean water. Most…</span></p></div>Lizette CorralMon, 24 Mar 2014 21:22:32 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/end_marginalizationVictoria McArthurhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/victoria_mcarthur<div><p><strong>According to Nelson and Prilleltensky Marginalization is "being outside the mainstream of productive activity and/or social reproductive activity.  I wanted to expand on this definition to further my understanding before completing this blog. I found that marginalization is the process in which someone or something is pushed to the edge of a…</strong></p></div>Victoria McarthurSat, 22 Mar 2014 11:55:28 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/victoria_mcarthurEnd Poverty and Hungerhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/end_poverty_and_hunger<div><p><strong>According to Nelson and Prilleltensky Marginalization is "being outside the mainstream of productive activity and/or social reproductive activity.  I wanted to expand on this definition to further my understanding before completing this blog. I found that marginalization is the process in which someone or something is pushed to the edge of a…</strong></p></div>Victoria McarthurFri, 21 Mar 2014 20:06:51 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/end_poverty_and_hungerSarai Cabrera: Marginalizationhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/sarai_cabrera_marginalization<div><p><span style="font-size: 1em;">In Chapter 14 of Nelson and Prilleltensky's book described and explained "marginalization". Marginalization is experienced by millions of people around the world, this concept is simply dependant on how social status changes and will move a group in and out of marginalization. For example, the Freedom Fighters were very popular and respected, but…</span></p></div>Sarai CabreraMon, 03 Mar 2014 21:57:41 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/sarai_cabrera_marginalizationending povertyhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/ending_poverty<div><p>In order to end marginalization community leaders must come together to figure out how this issue can be put to an end. I think they first need to analyze exactly what the issues are that are causing these problems. For example in India they just have no resources to make homes, or and schools for children to attend, or even clean water. Most…</p></div>Lizette CorralMon, 03 Mar 2014 21:28:10 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/ending_povertyPoverty and Marginalizationhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/poverty_and_marginalization~2<div><p>Being socially marginalized essentially means that one is outside of the valued spectrum, in this case not having economic stability to the point where one is faced with living in poverty. Those who are marginalized are thought to have little to no command of their own lives due to being in poverty. This transcends into having little control in…</p></div>Jacob RobinsonMon, 03 Mar 2014 20:11:16 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/poverty_and_marginalization~2Domonique Sansomehttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/domonique_sansome<div><p>I think that the key to the elimination of marginalization is by empowering those who are victim to marginalization. The author of <em>Marginalization</em> talked about those who are marginalized feel as though they cannot do anything about it, that they feel that they are powerless to their environment. It is one thing to be put in a specific category by…</p></div>Domonique SansomeMon, 03 Mar 2014 19:40:43 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/domonique_sansomeEfforts for Humanityhttps://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/efforts_for_humanity<div><p>Marginalization touches almost every person in some way or another. There are disabled people who deal with things that many able bodied can't imagine. There are homeless and houseless people living in desperate conditions while the upper class privileged couldn't even think of drinking unfiltered water. Where do we meet in the middle? Whose…</p></div>Rebecca EltonMon, 03 Mar 2014 19:20:11 -0700https://ucpsarnet.iglooprojects.org/blogs/mdg1eradicatepoverty/efforts_for_humanity