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Poverty: Human Consciousness and the Amnesia of Development

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By: R Kothari

Zed Books

Paperback | Jan 1999 | #42196 | ISBN: 1856493407
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Hardback | Aug 1995 | #42195 | ISBN: 1856493393
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Explores the economic, social and political aspects of poverty, and analyses the role the state and the market play in the deepening of poverty, including the phenomenon of disempowerment.


Overview of the issue; global setting; political system and the poor; emerging class ethos; cultural terrain; environment and poverty; reorienting development; social policy; ethical imperatives.

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