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Poverty and famines : an essay on entitlement and deprivation / Amartya Sen.

Book Book (1982, c1981.)
Description: ix, 257 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; 1982, c1981.
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1 of 1 copy available at Phillips Academy.
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  • ISBN: 0198284632 (pbk.) :
  • Edition: Reprinted 1997 with corrections.
General Note: Includes indexes.
Bibliography, etc.: Bibliography: p. [217]-249.
Contents: 1. Poverty and entitlements. --2. Concepts of poverty. --3. Poverty: identification and aggregation. --4. Starvation and famines. --5. The entitlement approach. --6. The great Bengal famine. --7. The Ethiopian famines. --8. Drought and famine in the Sahel. --9. Famine in Bangladesh. --10. Entitlements and deprivation.--Appendices. A. Exchange entitlement -- B. Illustrative models of exchange entitlement -- C. Measurement of poverty -- D. Famine mortality: a case study.

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Sen, Amartya Kumar. "Poverty and famines : an essay on entitlement and deprivation." Oxford : Clarendon Press ; 1982, 1981.

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