Journals Higher Education



19 August 2014

374 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780199975877

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Poverty, Agency, and Human Rights

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