Social protection

Guy Standing

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The term 'social protection' has been widely used around the world and is often treated as synonymous with 'social security', which is misleading. This article considers the numerous terms that have become part of the language of social protection, indicating that the image conveyed by the term is rather different from what is meant by it.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)511-522
Number of pages12
JournalDevelopment in Practice
Issue number4-5
Publication statusPublished - 2007


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