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What do they measure? And, more importantly, how are these related to each other?
 
What do they measure? And, more importantly, how are these related to each other?
   
The [[Monetary Approach]]
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* The [[Monetary Approach]]
   
The [[Capabilities]] approach
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* The [[Capabilities]] approach
   
[[Social Exclusion]]
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* [[Social Exclusion]]
   
[[Participatory]] approaches to defining poverty
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* [[Participatory]] approaches to defining poverty

Revision as of 17:45, 30 July 2005

There are many different definitions of poverty. You have surely heard about the $1 a day poverty measure, the Human Development Index (HDI), human rights, basic needs, capabilities, absolute poverty, relative poverty, chronic poverty, relative deprivations, etc.

What do they measure? And, more importantly, how are these related to each other?

  • Social Exclusion
  • Participatory approaches to defining poverty