A Theory of Human Need

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    Rejecting fashionable subjectivist and cultural relativist approaches, this important book argues that human beings have universal and objective needs for health and autonomy and a right to their optimal satisfaction. The authors develop a system of social indicators to show what such optimization would mean in practice and assess the records of a wide range of developed and underdeveloped economies in meeting their citizens' needs

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    Number of Pages: 381
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780333383254
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    Listed in: Development studies, Political science & theory, Human rights
    Publisher: Red Globe Press

    Books by Len Doyal

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