In this final chapter, the entitlement approach advocated by the author to the causation of starvation and famine is further consolidated by taking up general issues of deprivation related to entitlement systems. Reasons for rejecting the view that famines are caused by food availability decline are summarized.
Keywords: deprivation; entitlement systems; entitlements; famine; food availability decline; starvation
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Subjects: Economic Development and Growth
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