An ethico-political approach to poverty and inequality: embodying care and corporeal citizenship

SOURCE: Ethics, politics, inequality: new directions: state of the nation
OUTPUT TYPE: Chapter in Monograph
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2021
TITLE AUTHOR(S): N.Bohler-Muller, V.Reddy, C.Soudien
SOURCE EDITOR(S): N.Bohler-Muller, C.Soudien, V.Reddy
KEYWORDS: ETHICS, INEQUALITIES, POLITICS, POVERTY
DEPARTMENT: Developmental, Capable and Ethical State (DCES), Office of the CEO (ERM), Office of the CEO (OCEO), Office of the CEO (IL), Office of the CEO (BS), Office of the CEO (IA)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 11881
HANDLE: 20.500.11910/15926
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11910/15926

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Abstract

In this chapter the authors argue for a normative rethinking of the state. Their argument is motivated by the need for a politics - in South African governance and management of public goods, resources and affordance - which is underpinned by ethical principles.