disadvantage


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Synonyms for disadvantage

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an unfavorable condition, circumstance, or characteristic

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Stimuli were combined using a 3 (advantages) x 2 (disadvantages) full factorial design, to which the one-factor subdesign for advantages was added (i.e., advantages presented in absence of a disadvantage).
Report co-author Louise Bazalgette said: "The extent of severe disadvantage shows the scale of the challenge for some local authorities, who need to find effective ways to work with families facing a complex set of problems at a time of dwindling public resources."
The report highlights how some social security institutions and other government entities have met the challenges posed by multi-dimensional disadvantage, citing examples of best practices from around the world.
" The idea that there were structural causes of disadvantage, and that policy prescriptions required structural solutions, did not fit well with prevailing policy concerns.
Pediatricians saw many more children overall than did family physicians, but more than 30% of children with at least three markers of disadvantage saw a family physician for ambulatory care, compared with just under 17% of children with no markers of disadvantage.
Concentrated disadvantage consists of a high rate of welfare recipients, high levels of poverty and unemployment, racial segregation, and large numbers of female-headed households and children per household.
Social justice therefore requires action to preserve human dignity for all, particularly those who suffer from systematic disadvantage. (2) That is the normative message from Uscher-Pines and her colleagues.
Here, he and Parker (social work, Bournemouth U., UK) present ten papers that expands the concept to take in varied issues of disadvantage addressed by the field of social work.
The Black Suns have made some important discoveries of relevance to many places where Aboriginal disadvantage is leading to explosive community relations.
Another disadvantage has been the complexity of the drives themselves.
l Disadvantages: customer suspicion, lack of transparency, worsening of terms for customers, although competition between companies may keep margins down - a disadvantage from the bookmakers' point of view.
* relief of those in need, by reason of youth, age, ill-health, disability, financial disadvantage or other disadvantage;
The disadvantage is that most practices cannot attract and retain the technical or administrative expertise to achieve the same guaranteed results offered by the outsourcing vendors.