An Introduction to the Human Development and Capability Approach
  • Author : Séverine Deneulin
  • Release Date : 02 December 2022
  • Publisher : IDRC
  • Genre : Business & Economics
  • Pages : 378
  • ISBN 13 : 9781844078066

An Introduction to the Human Development and Capability Approach Book Summary

First Published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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This book studies the dynamic aspects of the Human Development Index (HDI) through a partial mobility perspective. It offers a new axiomatic structure and a set of mobility indices to discuss partial trends and interrogate the human development status at the subgroup and subregional levels. While traditional human development theories ...

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K. Warner Schaie I am pleased to write a foreword for this interesting volume, particularly as over many years, I have had the privilege of interacting with the editors and a majority of the con tributors in various professional roles as a colleague, mentor, or research collaborator. The editors begin ...

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What is the ultimate goal of any human society? There have been many answers to this question. But by producing a series of notably well-structured arguments, economist Mahbub ul Haq’s Reflections on Human Development persuaded readers that the goal should be defined quite simply as the requirement that each ...