(starred articles represent key readings and will be provided in hard copy in Oxford)
Sen, Amartya. 1999. Development as Freedom. OUP.
Streeten et al., 1981, First Things First: Meeting Human Needs in the Developing Countries, OUP. (especially first chapter.)
ul Haq, M. Reflections on Human Development (Part One), OUP, 1995.
Alkire, Sabina. 2003. The Capability Approach as a Development Paradigm? Material for the training session preceding the 3rd international conference on the capability approach, September 2003.
Qizilbash, M. 1996. 'Capabilities, Wellbeing and Human Development: a Survey', Journal of Development Studies 33 (2), 143-162.
Ranis, Gustav and Frances Stewart. 2000. 'Strategies for success in human development', Journal of Human Development 1(1), 49-70.
Sen, Amartya K. 1990. "Development as Capability Expansion." In K. Griffin and J. Knight, Eds. Human Development and the International Development Strategy for the 1990s. London: MacMillan
Stewart, F. 1995. 'Basic Needs, Capabilities and Human Development', Greek Economic Review 17(2).
UNDP. 1990. Human Development Report 1990: Concept and Measurement of Human Development. Oxford University Press: New York (chapter 1 will be provided)
Bhargava, Rajeev. 2004. Inclusion and exclusion in South Asia: The Role of Religion
Dirks, Nicholas B. 2004. Colonial and Postcolonial Histories: comparative reflections on the legacies of empire;
Fukuda-Parr, Sakiko. 2002. Operationalising Amartya Sen's ideas on capabilities, development, freedom and human rights - the shifting policy focus of the human development approach. Mimeo, UNDP.
Kymlicka, Will. 2004. Culturally Responsive Policies
Linz, Juan, Alfred Stepan and Yogendra Yadav. 2004."Nation State" or "State Nation"?: Conceptual Reflections and Some Spanish, Belgian and Indian Data
Building O'Leary, Brendan. 2004. Inclusive States
Sen, Amartya. 1999. 'A decade of human development', Journal of Human Development, 1(1). New York: Carfax Publishing.
UNDP. 2003. Arab Human Development Report 2003: Building a Knowledge Society.
UNDP. 2004. Human Development Report 2004: Cultural Liberty in Today's Diverse World. Oxford University Press: New York
Anand, Sudhir and Amartya Sen. 1993. Human Development Index: Methodology and Measurement. Human Development Report Office Occasional Paper No. 12. UNDP, New York.
Firebaugh, G. 1999. 'Empirics of world income inequality', American Journal of Sociology, 104: 1597-1630.
McGillivray, M. and R. Pillarisetti. 2004. 'International inequality in well-being,' Journal of International Development 16: 563-574
Todaro, M.P. 1997. Economic Development (Sixth Edition), Longman, London and New York, pp 139-150.
UNDP. 2004. 'Technical Note 1: Calculating the Human Development Indices', Human Development Report 2004. Oxford University Press: New York.
Chambers, R. (1997). Whose Reality Counts? Putting the First Last. London, Intermediate Technology Publications.
Narayan-Parker, D. and R.Patel (2000). Voices of the Poor: Can Anyone Hear Us? Oxford, Oxford University Press.
Atkinson, A. B. (1998). 'Social exclusion, poverty and unemployment' Exclusion, Employment and Opportunity. A.2. B. Atkinson and J. Hills. London, London School of Economics. CASE Paper 4, Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion.
Chronic Poverty Research Centre. 2004. Chronic Poverty Report 2004-5.
Deaton, Angus. 2004. Measuring Poverty. Research Program in Development Studies, Princeton University
Dercon, S. 2001. "Assessing vulnerability to poverty", mimeo, section 4
Dercon, S. (ed.). 2004. Insurance against Poverty, Oxford University Press, Overview, Chapter 1, 8 and 19. (overview and chapter 19 will be provided) [overview and chapter 19] http://www.economics.ox.ac.uk/members/stefan.dercon/conclusion.pdf
Devereux, Stephen. 2003. Conceptualising Destitution. IDS Working Paper 216
Harriss-White, Barbara. 2002. A Note on Destitution. QEH Working Paper Series No. 86.
Ruggeri Laderchi, Caterina, Ruhi Saith and Frances Stewart, 2003, 'Does it matter that we don't agree on the definition of poverty? A comparison of four approaches', Oxford Development Studies, 31(3), 243-274.
Sharp, Kay. 2003. Measuring Destitution: Integrating Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches in the Analysis of Survey Data. IDS Working Paper 217
UNDP. 1997. Human Development Report 1997: Human Development to Eradicate Poverty. Oxford University Press: New York. (overview will be provided)
Human Rights and Human Development
Sen, Amartya. 1999. Development as Freedom. OUP. (Chapters 6 and 10)
UNDP. 2000. 'Using indicators for human rights accountability', Human Development Report 2000. Oxford University Press: New York.
Vizard, Polly. 2001. Economic Theory, Freedom and Human Rights: The Work of Amartya Sen. ODI Briefing Paper, November 2001.
Gender and Human Development
Benhabib, Seyla. 1995. 'Feminism and Postmodernism: an uneasy alliance' in Seyla Benhabib, Judith Butler, Drucilla Cornell, and Nancy Frase (eds.) Feminist Contentions. New York; Routledge, 1995, pp. 17-34.
Nussbaum, Martha. 1995. 'Human Capabilities and Female Human Beings' and the response by Susan Wolf in Martha Nussbaum and Jonathan Glover (eds.) Women, Culture, and Development. New Delhi: OUP, 1995, pp. 61-115.
Nzegwu, Nkiru. 1995. 'Recovering Igbo Traditions: a case for indigenous women's organizations in development' in Martha Nussbaum and Jonathan Glover (eds.) Women, Culture, and Development. New Delhi: OUP, 1995, pp. 444-465.
Robeyns, Ingrid. 2004. Sen's Capability Approach and Feminist Concerns, unpublished paper, April 2004.
Global Governance and Human Development
Daly, Herman. 1991. Steady State Economics.
Pettifor, Ann (ed). 2003. Chapters 1 and 2. The Real World Economic Outlook. Palgrave.
Economic Growth and Human Development
Ranis, Gustav, Frances Stewart and Alejandro Ramirez. 2000. 'Economic Growth and Human Development, World Development 28(2), pp197-219.
Strauss, J. and D. Thomas. 1998. 'Health, Nutrition and Economic Development', Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 36(2).
Environment and Sustainability
Daily, Gretchen C. et al, 1997. Nature's Services, Washington DC, Island Press.
Chambers, Robert and Gordon Conway. 1991. 'Sustainable Rural Livelihoods: Practical Concepts for the 21st Century', IDS Discussion Paper 296, Brighton, Institute of Development Studies.
Duraiappah, Anantha. 1998. 'Poverty and Environmental Degradation: A Review and Analysis of the Nexus', World Development, 26(12), 2169-79.
Parikh, Kirit. 1998. Poverty and Environment: Turning the Poor into Agents of Environmental Regeneration, UNDP Social Development and Poverty Alleviation Division Working Paper Series, WP 1, 1998.
Millennium Ecosystem Assessment. 2003. Ecosystems and Human Well-Being: A Framework for Assessment (Summary), Washington DC, Island Press.
World Bank. 2002. World Development Report 2003: Sustainable Development in a Dynamic World, Washington DC, World Bank.
Inequality and Human Development
Anand, S. 2002. 'The concern for equity in health', Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 56 (7), 485-487.
Fields, G. S. 2001. 'The Meaning and Measurement of Income Inequality' in Distribution and development: a new look at the developing world. New York, London: Russell Sage Foundation; MIT Press.
Sen, A. K. 1992. 'Equality of what?' in Inequality reexamined. New York and Oxford: Russell Sage Foundation; Clarendon Press
Sen, A. 2000. 'Social Justice and the Distribution of Income' in A. B. Atkinson and F. Bourguignon (eds), Handbook of Income Distribution Volume 1. Oxford: Elsevier Science, pp. 59-85.
Stewart, F. 2001. Horizontal Inequalities: A Neglected Dimension of Development, Centre for Research on Inequality, Human Security and Ethnicity (CRISE) Working Pape0r 1, University of Oxford, Oxford
FitzGerald, V. (2003) Global Markets and the Developing Economy Basingstoke: Palgrave. (Especially Chapters 3 and 6)
FitzGerald, Valpy. 2002. 'The Security of International Finance' in B. Harris-White (ed) Globalization and Insecurity: Political, Economic and Physical Challenges. Basingstoke: Palgrave. pp. 149-172
FitzGerald, Valpy. 2003. 'The Instability of the Emerging Markets Asset Demand Schedule' in French-Davis and Griffith-Jones op. cit.
Lall, Sanjaya. 2003. The Employment Impact of Globalization in Developing Countries. QEH Working Paper Series No. 93.
Lall, Sanjaya. 2003. Industrial Success and Failure in a Globalizing World. QEH Working Paper Series No. 102.
Lall, Sanjaya. 2004. Reinventing industrial strategy: The role of government policy in building industrial competitiveness. UNCTAD, G-24 Discussion Paper Series No.28.
Oxfam. 2002. Rigged Rules and Double Standards: Trade, Globalisation and the Fight Against Poverty (Executive Summary).
Oxfam. 2004. Trading Away our Rights: Women Working in Global Supply Chains (Summary). Make Trade Fair Report.
UNDP. 1999. Human Development Report 1999: Globalization with a Human Face. Oxford University Press: New York. (Overview will be provided)
Watkins, Kevin. 1997. Globalisation and liberalisation: Implications for poverty, distribution and inequality. Human Development Report Office Occasional Paper No. 32. UNDP, New York.
HIV / AIDS
UNDP Botswana. 2000. Botswana Human Development Report 2000.
Stewart, Frances, V. Fitzgerald et al. 2001. War and Underdevelopment Oxford University Press, (especially Vol 1. introductions and conclusions)
Stewart, F. 2003.'Conflict and the millennium development goals', Journal of Human Development, 4(3), pp 325-352.
Stewart, F. 2000, 'Crisis prevention: tackling horizontal inequalities', Oxford Development Studies, 28(3), pp 245-262.
Collier, Paul et al. 2004. Breaking the Conflict Trap: Civil War and Development Policy, World Bank Policy Research Reports.