An Introduction to the Human Development and Capability Approach
by Severine Deneulin, Lila Shahani
Publisher: Earthscan Publications Ltd. 2009
Number of pages: 377
This book offers an introduction to the human development and capability approach. Case studies from around the world are used to illustrate concepts and highlight the relevance of the human development and capability approach for addressing today’s development challenges.
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