Sustainable Human Development

A New Territorial and People-Centred Perspective

  • Mario Biggeri
  • Andrea Ferrannini

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Mario Biggeri, Andrea Ferrannini
    Pages 1-9
  3. Mario Biggeri, Andrea Ferrannini
    Pages 10-38
  4. Mario Biggeri, Andrea Ferrannini
    Pages 69-87
  5. Mario Biggeri, Andrea Ferrannini
    Pages 129-146
  6. Mario Biggeri, Andrea Ferrannini
    Pages 147-155
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 156-221

About this book


Integrating Amartya Sen's approach with the literature on place-based territorial development processes, this book recognises the interplay between the evolution of local development systems and the expansion of individual and collective capabilities.


People-centred place-based capability approach local development processes Sustainable Human Development human flourishing territorial enabling factors multilevel governance evolutionary perspective territorial international cooperation renewable diversity development Development Cooperation Economic Development Governance Local Governance regional development UNDP

Authors and affiliations

  • Mario Biggeri
    • 1
    • 2
  • Andrea Ferrannini
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Economics and ManagementUniversity of FlorenceItaly
  2. 2.ARCO (Action Research for CO-developmen) LabUniversity of FlorenceItaly

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