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ISBN13: 9780385720274
ISBN10: 0385720270
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Synopsis:

From the winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Economics comes an essential and paradigm-altering framework for understanding economic development, for both rich and poor, in the 21st century.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-351) and index.

About the Author

Amarty Sen is Master of Trinity College, Cambridge. In 1988, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Science.

Table of Contents

The perspective of freedom — The ends and the means of development — Freedom and the foundations of justice — Poverty as capability deprivation — Markets, state and social opportunity — The importance of democracy — Famines and other crisis — Women's agency and social change — Population, food and freedom — Culture and human rights — Social choice and individual behavior — Individual freedom as a social commitment.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780385720274
Author:
Sen, Amartya
Publisher:
Anchor Books
Author:
Sen, Amartya K.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Development & Growth
Subject:
Economic Development
Subject:
Economic Conditions
Subject:
Sustainable Development
Subject:
Free Enterprise
Subject:
Liberty
Subject:
Development - Economic Development
Subject:
Development - Business Development
Subject:
Development - Sustainable Development
Subject:
Economics - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
14
Publication Date:
20000831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
8.04x5.30x.82 in. .81 lbs.

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