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The Capability Approach and the Praxis of Development

Author: Séverine Deneulin
Publisher: London Palgrave Macmillan UK Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan 2006
Edition/Format:   Computer file : English
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The book examines the extent to which Amartya Sen's conception of 'development as freedom' can be a guide for development policy. It argues that the theoretical foundations of the conception need to be expanded, and that it needs to give more attention to collective and historical dimensions if it is to address poverty effectively
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Additional Physical Format: Printed edition
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Séverine Deneulin
ISBN: 9780230627253 0230627250
OCLC Number: 1073829856
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (XI, 240 Seiten)
Contents: Development as Freedom Human Well-being and Freedom Freedom within Structures of Living Together Political Freedom and Practical Reason From Development Theory to Practice The Costa Rican Human Development Story The Dominican Republic's Narrative Conclusion: The Capability Approach and the Praxis of Development
Responsibility: by Séverine Deneulin.

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