Weten Jaargang 28 nr. 4 2018

The Capabilities Approach to Health Equity

The capabilities approach (CA) is an analytical framework and ethical theory that expands our understanding of human wellbeing. It provides a critique of some dominant conceptions of human wellbeing, including those that focus on mental states − such as happiness and preference satisfaction − or on the possession and accumulation of resources such as income and commodities.

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Redactioneel: Twee actuele medisch-ethische kwesties

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