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The Resource Creating capabilities : the human development approach, Martha C. Nussbaum

Creating capabilities : the human development approach, Martha C. Nussbaum

Label
Creating capabilities : the human development approach
Title
Creating capabilities
Title remainder
the human development approach
Statement of responsibility
Martha C. Nussbaum
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a primer on the "Capabilities Approach," Nussbaum's innovative model for assessing human progress. She argues that much humanitarian policy today violates basic human values; instead, she offers a unique means of redirecting government and development policy toward helping each of us lead a full and creative life
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nussbaum, Martha Craven
Dewey number
303.3/72
Index
index present
LC call number
HM671
LC item number
.N868 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social justice
  • Economic development
  • Women's rights
Label
Creating capabilities : the human development approach, Martha C. Nussbaum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-230) 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
A woman seeking justice -- The central capabilities -- A necessary counter-theory -- Fundamental entitlements -- Cultural diversity -- The nation and global justice -- Philosophical influences -- Capabilities and contemporary issues
Control code
ocm676725360
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 237 pages
Isbn
9780674050549
Lccn
2010044834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)676725360
  • (Sirsi) a1076605
Label
Creating capabilities : the human development approach, Martha C. Nussbaum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-230) 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
A woman seeking justice -- The central capabilities -- A necessary counter-theory -- Fundamental entitlements -- Cultural diversity -- The nation and global justice -- Philosophical influences -- Capabilities and contemporary issues
Control code
ocm676725360
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 237 pages
Isbn
9780674050549
Lccn
2010044834
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)676725360
  • (Sirsi) a1076605

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