Poverty is a stigmatized experience and a burden the poor have to carry. Society often associates poor people with laziness and various types of crimes.
About Antonio Rosales
Antonio Rosales was educated in Lund University, where he gained a Master’s degree in Sociology. He takes an interest in microsociology and qualitative methods as a way to approach issues such as social deviance, marginalization, coercion, conflicts, power and stigma. In his previous research, he studied Swedish police officers perspectives on communication with the public; he has also done research on poor people’s strategies to cope with poverty in their everyday life. In addition to sociology, he has a previous background as a musician--specifically in classical piano. He was born in San Salvador, El Salvador and grew up in Malmo, Sweden.