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In the previous chapter, we sketched a theory of social justice for children based within the capability approach we argued that, as a matter of social justice,. Bitesized conversations, big ideas: this time we met the british council's mairi mackay and the international global steering group's amit. If serious progress is ever going to be achieved in overcoming extreme poverty, the poor must enjoy the rule of law and functioning institutions of.
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