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Development as freedom

Author: Amartya Sen
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Amartya Sen is the most respected and well-known economist of his time. Offering an overview of the development process, this book is a synthesis of his thought, viewing economic development as a  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amartya Sen
ISBN: 0198297580 9780198297581
OCLC Number: 42041018
Description: xvi, 366 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: Development as Freedom --
The Perspective of Freedom --
The ends and the Means of Development --
3 Freedom and the Foundations of ustice --
4 Poverty as Capability Deprivation --
Markets, States, and Social Opportunity --
6 The Importance of Democracy --
7 Famines and Other Crises --
Women's Agency and Social Change --
9 Population, Food and Freedom --
10 Culture and Human Rights --
11 Social Choice and Individual Behavior --
Individual Freedom as a Social Commitment --
Notes --
Index.
Responsibility: Amartya Sen.

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Development as Freedom is a personal manifesto: a summing up; a blend of vision, close argument, reflection and reminiscence. * The Economist 18/9/99 * Sen has looked for ways to empower the poor ... Read more...

 
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