Child Wellbeing: From Crisis in Families to Crisis of Welfare

  • Almudena Moreno MínguezEmail author
Part of the Children’s Well-Being: Indicators and Research book series (CHIR, volume 20)


Almudena Moreno Mínguez reviews relevant studies on family change and child wellbeing and how they problematise effects of the economic crisis on the material deprivation of children. The results point to a clear influence on the material and subjective wellbeing of children based on the type of family in which they live and parenting styles. Mínguez also points out the moderate effects of the economic crisis on child wellbeing and children’s perceptions of material deprivation.


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  1. 1.Department of Sociology and Social WorkUniversity of ValladolidValladolidSpain

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