Many Dimensions of Poverty

Editors: Kakwani, N., Silber, J. (Eds.)

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With representatives from different disciplines stressing the central importance of freedom in analyzing poverty and emphasizing some important policy issues, this book offers a view of poverty that will orient research in directions previously neglected, and help those in charge of implementing poverty reduction policies.

About the authors

SABINA ALKIRE Harvard University, Massachusetts, USA RUTH ALSOP The World Bank, Washington, DC, USA SARA BERRY Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA CESAR CALVO University of Oxford, Oxford, UK ROBERT CHAMBERS University of Sussex, Brighton, UK STEFAN DERCON University of Oxford, Oxford, UK DAVID B. GRUSKY Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA DAVID HULME University of Manchester, Manchester, UK ANDY MCKAY University of Bath, Bath, UK MARCELO CÔRTES NERI Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV), Brazil; Brazilian Institute of Economics, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil JOAQUINA PALOMAR LEVER Iberoamerican University, Mexico, DF, Mexico LINDA JANSEN VAN RENSBURG North-West University, South Africa ALICE SINDZINGRE National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), Paris, France; School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, London, UK H. SON HYUN International Poverty Centre, Brasilia, Brazil ERIK THORBECKE Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA MARCELO CASAL XEREZ Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV), Brazil; Brazilian Ministry of Finance, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil KIM A. WEEDEN Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Multidimensional Poverty: Conceptual and Measurement Issues

    Thorbecke, Erik

    Pages 3-19

  • Measuring Poverty: The Case for a Sociological Approach

    Grusky, David B. (et al.)

    Pages 20-35

  • Poverty Counts: Living with Poverty and Poverty Measures

    Berry, Sara

    Pages 36-51

  • The Multidimensionality of Poverty: An Institutionalist Perspective

    Sindzingre, Alice

    Pages 52-74

  • The Subjective Dimension of Poverty: A Psychological Viewpoint

    Lever, Joaquina Palomar

    Pages 75-85

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Many Dimensions of Poverty
Editors
  • N. Kakwani
  • J. Silber
Copyright
2007
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-59240-7
DOI
10.1057/9780230592407
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-00490-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-28167-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 279
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