‘Development ethics’ can be seen as comparable to business ethics, medical ethics, environmental ethics and similar areas of practical ethics. Each area of practice generates ethical questions about priorities and procedures, rights and responsibilities. So, first of all, ‘development ethics’ can be seen as a field of attention, an agenda of questions about major value choices involved in processes of social and economic development. What is good or ‘real’ development? ...

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Keywords development ethics
Publisher UNDP - United Nations Development Programme
Persistent URL hdl.handle.net/1765/17973
Series ISS Staff Group 2: States, Societies and World Development
Note A newsletter for practitioners, Issue 24, January 2009
Citation
Gasper, D.R. (2009). Development Ethics and Human Development. ISS Staff Group 2: States, Societies and World Development. UNDP - United Nations Development Programme. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/17973