Philosophical Approaches to Poverty, Inequality and the Idea of Wellbeing


Master's Thesis, 2017

48 Pages, Grade: 8


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Table of Contents

Introduction

Chapter One. Ideas of Justice in a Liberal Framework
1.1 Explaining Rawls
1.2 Sen's Criticism of Rawls
1.3 Sen's Critique toward Ideal Theory

Chapter Two. Measuring Poverty, Inequality and Wellbeing in a Liberal Framework
2.1 Principles of Justice; First Principle
2.2 Principles of Justice; Problems arising from the Second Principle about Inequality and
Poverty.
2.3 The Difference Principle
2.4 The Primary Good Index and The Capability Approach
2.5 Valuing freedom
2.6 Evaluating Poverty and Well- Being in the Capitalist Economic System

Chapter Three. Capitalism, Freedom, and Democracy
3.1 Sen and Rawls on Capitalism
3.2 Final Thoughts on Capitalism
3.3 Final Remarks on Sen's and Rawls' approaches in relation to Capitalism

Conclusion

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Title
Philosophical Approaches to Poverty, Inequality and the Idea of Wellbeing
College
University of Amsterdam
Grade
8
Author
Year
2017
Pages
48
Catalog Number
V381368
ISBN (eBook)
9783668599482
ISBN (Book)
9783668599499
File size
666 KB
Language
English
Keywords
philosophical, approaches, poverty, inequality, idea, wellbeing
Quote paper
Francesca Malloggi (Author), 2017, Philosophical Approaches to Poverty, Inequality and the Idea of Wellbeing, Munich, GRIN Verlag, https://www.grin.com/document/381368

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