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Poverty and inequality

Author: David B Grusky; S M Ravi Kanbur; Amartya Kumar Sen
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2006.
Series: Studies in social inequality.
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This is a collection of essays from leading public intellectuals that identifies major conceptual problems in the analysis of poverty and inequality and advances strategies for reducing poverty and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Poverty and inequality.
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2005022563
(OCoLC)61352907
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David B Grusky; S M Ravi Kanbur; Amartya Kumar Sen
ISBN: 1429415932 9781429415934 9780804748421 080474842X 9780804748438 0804748438
OCLC Number: 77068677
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 185 pages).
Contents: Introduction: The conceptual foundations of poverty and inequality measurement / David B. Grusky and Ravi Kanbur --
Conceptualizing and measuring poverty / Amartya Sen --
Poverty and human functioning : capabilities as fundamental entitlements / Martha C. Nussbaum --
From income to endowments : the difficult task of expanding the income poverty paradigm / Franois Bourguignon --
Social theory and the concept "underclass" / William J. Wilson --
Race, class, and markets : social policy in the 21st century / Douglas S. Massey --
Dependency and social debt / Martha A. Fineman.
Series Title: Studies in social inequality.
Responsibility: edited by David B. Grusky and Ravi Kanbur ; essays by Amartya Sen [and others].

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"This slim volume offers ample food for thought to scholars with a serious interest in social or economic inequality. The star contributors- economists, sociologists, political scientists, and Read more...

 
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