Elaborate delibarations on poverty and deprivation is included here and I wi An excellent analysis of the politics of famines.
If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. To quote- " While the 'immediate' antecedents of poverty may be too obvious to need much analysis, and the 'ultimate' causation too vague and open-ended a question to be settled fully, there are various intermediate levels of useful answers that are worth exploring.
It sets a stage f or discussion of famines in particular.
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This is a simply written book with lots of conviction and healthy refute of the theories he disposes of.
The approach of Prof. Sen has neglected the infrastructural breakdown. Even the identification of the poor and the diagnosis of poverty may be far from obvious when we move away from extreme and raw poverty.