xxi, 279 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Law, ethics and economics.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Levels and trends in absolute poverty in the world : what we know and what we don't / Stephan Klasen Identifying absolute global poverty in 2005 : the measurement question / Michael Ward How world poverty is measured and tracked / Thomas Pogge Christian ethics and the challenge of absolute poverty / Clemens Sedmak 'De iustitia in Mundo' : global justice in the tradition of the social teaching of the Catholic Church / Gerhard Kruip Religions and global justice : reflections from an inter-cultural and inter-religious perspective / Johannes Müller and Michael Reder On the concept of global justice / Peter Koller Poverty and responsibility / Stefan Gosepath Absolute poverty and global inequality / Darrel Moellendorf Sufficientarianism both international and intergenerational? / Lukas Meyer The alleged dichotomy between positive and negative rights and duties / Elizabeth Ashford Complicity in harmful action : contributing to world poverty and duties of care / Barbara Bleisch Transnational political elites and their duties of the common good / Eike Bohlken World poverty and moral free-riding : the obligations of those who profit from global injustice / Norbert Anwander Medicines for the world : boosting innovation without obstructing free access / Thomas Pogge Not only 'a simple math equation' : business organisations as agents for poverty reduction / Michael Schramm and Judit Seid The role of corporate citizens in fighting poverty : an ordonomic approach to global justice / Ingo Pies and Stefan Hielscher Global justice in the context of worldwide poverty and climate change / Johannes Wallacher Conclusion : the paradox of poverty research : why is extreme poverty not in focus? / Else Øyen.
K487.E3 A727 2009
Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate,