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Published: 01 March 2018

306 Pages


ISBN: 9780198794455

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Advancing Human Development

Theory and Practice

Frances Stewart, Gustav Ranis, and Emma Samman

  • Clearly defines and explains the idea of "Human Development"
  • Explores the relationship between Human Development and economic growth
  • Challenges mainstream approaches to show that usual measures of Human Development are insufficient to account for broader dimensions, like politics and security
  • Points to important areas that have been neglected in development, such as the enviroment
  • Provides critical information for policy-makers and analysts

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