Journals Higher Education



Published: 19 August 2014

374 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199975877

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Poverty, Agency, and Human Rights

Edited by Diana Tietjens Meyers

  • No other collection of philosophical papers focuses on the diverse ways poverty affects the agency of the poor, the reasons why poverty alleviation schemes should also promote the agency of beneficiaries, and the fitness of the human rights regime to secure both development and free agency
  • All new essays by leading moral and politcal philosophers