Reflections on the Right To Development
This important contribution to the understanding of the Right to Development (RTD) presents it as a viable alternative to existing approaches to development.
The essays in this volume are grouped into three sections. Part One introduces the concept of RTD and discusses its theoretical and historical aspects, highlighting its normative content and identifying implementation issues. Part Two contains empirical case studies from India and Sri Lanka and examines national development policies from the RTD perspective. The third part explores the links between social choice and the right to development.
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Section IIISocial Choice and RTD IX Rights in the Social Choice Theoretic Framework: An Overview and Critical Appraisal Satish K. Jain X The Right to Development and Human Rights: A Social Choice Approach to Implementation and ...
The contributions include theoretical explorations of the concept of RTD as well as case studies focusing on the actual implementation of certain aspects of RTD. This volume is a selection of some of the papers presented at the third ...
It is hoped that these reflections would instigate further debate and discussion over the issue, the ultimate objective being the building of a consensus on the content of RTD and methods of its implementation.
It contains four chaptersone on the theoretical framework that links human rights with development, of which RTD is an integral part; one detailing the normative content of and implementation issues relating to 10 Reflections on the ...
detailing the normative content of and implementation issues relating to RTD; one focusing on specific theoretical aspects of the human rights and RTD approaches; and one focusing on the historical evolution of the concept of RTD.
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An Essay on the Human Rights Approach to Development
Where Are We Today?
The Right to Development in Sri Lanka
The Kerala Experience Reinterpreted
The Right to Development and International Economic Regimes
An Overview and Critical Appraisal
A Social Choice Approach to Implementation and Measurement
About the Editors and Contributors