Society Perceives the Poor as “Hardened,” Less Affected By Distress Than Those With More Means

From SPIA:

The poor are perceived to be “hardened” by negative events and therefore less harmed by them than those with more means, even when this is patently false, according to a series of studies published by Princeton University researchers. Additional coverage from Fast CompanyPrinceton researchers just exposed the most pervasive and harmful myth about poverty