I Libri della Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli

I Libri della Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli

Debating Global Society: Gå Ner I Vikt På En Vecka Reach and Limits of the Capability Gå Ner I Vikt Snabbt Approach grew out of a recent edition of the Giangiacomo Feltrinelli Foundation’s annual Cortona Colloquium, an international event aimed at doctoral candidates and young researchers Gå Ner ett Kilo I Veckan who, together with more senior scholars, explore critical contemporary themes from a broad range of disciplines and perspectives.

The book explores both the strengths and limitations of the capability approach (CA), Sen’s paradigmatic theoretical framework for conceptualizing and measuring human development, poverty, well being, and gender equity. First sketched out in the early 1980s, the Går Man Ner I Vikt CA is a groundbreaking approach UGG Outlet that evaluates the latter by focusing on people’s substantive freedoms and opportunities to live in the manner that is of most value to them, rather stivali UGG than merely their economic status or their access to goods and resources.

Alongside Sen’s contribution the volume contains nine other original papers. The first four look Scarpe UGG Uomo at the conceptual foundations of the capability approach (CA), discussing some of its more challenging methodological and empirical aspects and providing a review of the literature on the most well known CA based empirical applications to date. The second part of the volume includes papers written by five junior scholars who focus on a broad range Viktminskning Tabletter of capability related topics, developing new lines of re search in the field.

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