Sen’s Capability Approach as a new social-liberal paradigm (In French)
AbstractThe goal of this paper is to show that Amartya Sen’s idea can be rooted in the social-liberal paradigm. Combining the respect of an unconditional freedom and the research of a real equality, Sen, thanks to the Capability Approach, proposes a framework for a new theory of justice.
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capabilities; social-liberalism; democracy; liberalism; socialism;
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