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    Capabilities and Happiness.Luigino Bruni, Flavio Comim & Maurizio Pugno (eds.) - 2008 - Oxford University Press.
    Approaches to well-being have been hotly debated across the social sciences, with most challenging the conventional economic approach which uses income as a key indicator of happiness. This volume compares and contrasts two such approaches, the Capability and Happiness Approach, via a series of interdisciplinary papers from top names in the field.
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    Assessing Children's Capabilities : Operationalizing Metrics for Evaluating Music Programs with Poor Children in Brazilian Primary Schools.Flavio Comim - 2009 - In Reiko Gotoh & Paul Dumouchel (eds.), Against Injustice: The New Economics of Amartya Sen. Cambridge University Press. pp. 252.
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    Introduction: Capabilities and Identity.Flavio Comim & Miriam Teschl - 2006 - Journal of Economic Methodology 13 (3):293-298.
  4. The Capability Approach: Concepts, Measures and Applications.Flavio Comim, Mozaffar Qizilbash & Sabina Alkire (eds.) - 2008 - Cambridge University Press.
    The capability approach developed by Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen has become an important new paradigm in thinking about development. However, despite its theoretical and philosophical attractiveness, it has been less easy to measure or to translate into policy. This volume addresses these issues in the context of poverty and justice. Part I offers a set of conceptual essays that debate the strength of the often misunderstood individual focus of the capability approach. Part II investigates the techniques by which we can (...)
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