The Resource Capabilities, power, and institutions : toward a more critical development ethics, edited by Stephen L. Esquith and Fred Gifford

Capabilities, power, and institutions : toward a more critical development ethics, edited by Stephen L. Esquith and Fred Gifford

Label
Capabilities, power, and institutions : toward a more critical development ethics
Title
Capabilities, power, and institutions
Title remainder
toward a more critical development ethics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stephen L. Esquith and Fred Gifford
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of essays that extend, criticize, and reformulate the capability approach to human development, originally formulated by Amartya Sen and Martha Nussbaum, in order to better understand the importance of power, especially institutional power"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
JA79
LC item number
.C253 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Esquith, Stephen L.
  • Gifford, Fred
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political ethics
  • Social ethics
  • Social justice
  • Distributive justice
  • Welfare economics
  • Distributive justice
  • Political ethics
  • Social ethics
  • Social justice
  • Welfare economics
  • Fähigkeit
  • Individuum
  • Freiheit
  • Politische Ethik
  • Sozialethik
  • Verteilungsgerechtigkeit
Label
Capabilities, power, and institutions : toward a more critical development ethics, edited by Stephen L. Esquith and Fred Gifford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Instrumental freedoms and human capabilities / Sabina Alkire -- The missing squirm factor in Amartya Sen's capability approach / A. Allan Schmid -- Institutions, inequality,and well-being: distributive determinants of capabilities realization / Daniel Little -- Development ethics through the lenses of caring, gender, and human security / Des Gasper, Thanh-Dam Truong -- A methodologically pragmatist approach to development ethics / Asunción Lera St. Clair -- Social development, capabilities, and the contradictions of (capitalist) development / Shelley Feldman -- The struggle for local autonomy in a multiethnic society: constructing alternatives with indigenous epistemologies / David Barkin -- Capabilities, consequentialism, and critical consciousness / Paul B. Thompson -- Development and globalization: the ethical challenges / Nigel Dower
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 206 pages
Isbn
9780271036618
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009038283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)437054184
  • (OCoLC)ocn437054184
Label
Capabilities, power, and institutions : toward a more critical development ethics, edited by Stephen L. Esquith and Fred Gifford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Instrumental freedoms and human capabilities / Sabina Alkire -- The missing squirm factor in Amartya Sen's capability approach / A. Allan Schmid -- Institutions, inequality,and well-being: distributive determinants of capabilities realization / Daniel Little -- Development ethics through the lenses of caring, gender, and human security / Des Gasper, Thanh-Dam Truong -- A methodologically pragmatist approach to development ethics / Asunción Lera St. Clair -- Social development, capabilities, and the contradictions of (capitalist) development / Shelley Feldman -- The struggle for local autonomy in a multiethnic society: constructing alternatives with indigenous epistemologies / David Barkin -- Capabilities, consequentialism, and critical consciousness / Paul B. Thompson -- Development and globalization: the ethical challenges / Nigel Dower
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 206 pages
Isbn
9780271036618
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009038283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)437054184
  • (OCoLC)ocn437054184

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