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Poverty and famines : an essay on entitlement and deprivation

Author: Amartya Kumar Sen
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1997, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Reprint of the 1981 edView all editions and formats
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This book focuses on the causes of starvation in general and famines in particular. The traditional analysis of famines is shown to be fundamentally defective, and the author develops an alternative  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amartya Kumar Sen
ISBN: 0198284632 9780198284635
OCLC Number: 40394309
Description: IX-257 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Amartya Sen.

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The best book on famine available-important theoretical perspective, good case-study material. * Barbara D. Miller, Cornell University *

 
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