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An Introduction to the Human Development and Capability Approach

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An Introduction to the Human Development and Capability Approach
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Publisher: Earthscan Publications Ltd.
ISBN/ASIN: 184407806X
ISBN-13: 9781844078066
Number of pages: 377

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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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