RESCuE Patterns of Resilience during Socioeconomic Crisis among Households in Europe

RESCuE News

  • August 3, 2016
    Conference: Household Resilience and Crisis in Europe - Invitation and Call for Papers
    We are pleased to announce the final scientific conference of the EU funded project RESCuE: Pat-terns of Resilience during Socioeconomic Crisis among Households in Europe, led by the Institute for Employment Research IAB. The conference will be held at the Berlin Science Centre WZB on January 18th 2017. ... read more

  • April 5, 2016
    In memoriam Prof. dr hab. Elżbieta Tarkowska (1944-2016)
    The RESCuE team is mourning Professor dr hab. Elżbieta Tarkowska, member of the RESCuE scientific advisory board, who died March 3rd, 2016 in Warsaw. ... read more

  • April 5, 2016
    The consortium met in Saariselkä in northern Finland, home of the Sami people. The main goals were to present and to discuss the international report on WP 6, which examined the longitudinal and biographical aspects of resilience and WP 7 that deals with the spatial dimensions of resilience. We also agreed on developing a draft of the upcoming book on RESCuE and our homepage. ... read more

  • October 5, 2015
    NPE team’s researchers Terhi Vuojala-Magga and Joonas Vola have spent this autumn conducting their fieldwork for the international RESCuE project in different locations around Lapland. During the fieldwork in Inari by the sand road to Kuttura they encountered also something unexpected:, the old gold digger’s figure, the gold-chap. Interested in reading more: https://rescueprojectblog.wordpress.com/

  • October 5, 2015
    The RESCuE teams investigated about households’ socio-economic practices of resilience, within the context of crisis and hardship. Each country used purposive sampling methods in order to select an appropriate range of households to take part in a series of interviews, with some further taking part in photo elicitation. The used methods and some first results are explained in the two following documents:
    - Summary on resilient socio-economic practices
    - Typology of socio-economic practices of resilience

  • September 21, 2015
    The RESCuE project was participating in the 12th Conference of the European Sociological Association that took place in Prague. On Wednesday, the 26th of august, Juan Carlos Revilla and María Arnal from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid gave a presentation on “Access to Disadvantaged Groups in a Cross-national Comparative Framework” that was part of a session on Field Access: The Case of Hard to reach Groups. For further information on the conference please take a look at: http://www.esa12thconference.eu/
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  • August 25, 2015
    Hulya Dagdeviren, Matthew Donoghue and Markus Promberger: RESILIENCE, HARDSHIP AND SOCIAL CONDITIONS. Forthcoming in Journal of Social Policy, 2015.
    This paper provides a critical assessment of the highly agent-centric conceptualisation of the term ‘resilience’– and its hightly agent-centric conceptualisation – when applied to how individuals and households respond to hardship.
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  • August 25, 2015
    The RESCuE workshop on socioeconomic practices has taken place in June, 24th to 26th, at University of Hertfordshire Business School, UK. This time the focus rests on socioeconomic and cultural practices of resilience.
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  • June 10, 2015
    The project consortium met in Madrid the 5th and the 6th of March to intensify their knowledge about photo elicitation and picture analysis methodology, in order to prepare the analysis of our visual material.
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