The Paradox Of Wealth And Poverty: Mapping The Ethical Dilemmas Of Global Development, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Paradox Of Wealth And Poverty

Mapping The Ethical Dilemmas Of Global Development, 1st Edition

By Daniel Little

Routledge

0 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9780813316420
pub: 2003-01-24
SAVE ~$10.79
$53.95
$43.16
x
Hardback: 9780367318857
pub: 2019-09-13
SAVE ~$29.99
$149.95
$119.96
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429496028
pub: 2018-02-07
from $26.98


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

We live in a time of human paradoxes. Scientific knowledge has reached a level of sophistication that permits understanding of the most arcane phenomena and yet religious fundamentalism dominates in many parts of the world. We witness the emergence of a civil, liberal constitutionalism in many regions of the world and yet ethnic violence threatens

Table of Contents

Introduction -- Welfare, Well-Being, and Needs -- What Is Economic Development? -- Goals and Strategies for Economic Development -- Justice -- Human Rights -- Aid, Trade, and the Global Economy -- Development and the Environment -- Democracy and Development -- Conclusion: Toward a Global Civil Society

About the Author

Daniel Little is associate professor of philosophy at Colgate University and visiting scholar at the centre for International Affairs, Harvard University.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PHI000000
PHILOSOPHY / General