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Development as Freedom

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A seminal text on the definition of poverty, similar to Sen’s capability approach, that discusses the need for freedom to perform certain actions as a means to improve livelihoods and escape the trap. Included in the items that hinder freedom are hunger, illnesses and access to clean water.

Sen, A.K. 1999. Development as Freedom. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK

Click here to read the full report: https://goo.gl/FVQrH2

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