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In defining what it means to prosper, capabilities for flourishing offer a good starting point, provided …

… The capabilities to flourish are “bounded within certain inevitable limits.” No 2050 Posted by fw, September 13, 2017 To access all other synopses from Prosperity without Growth, click on … Continue reading

September 13, 2017

Attempts to equate prosperity with happiness and life satisfaction fail to measure up

“To equate prosperity with happiness goes against our experience of what it means to live well.” No 2048 Posted by fw, September 10, 2017 To access all other synopses from … Continue reading

September 10, 2017

Jackson weighs suitability of ‘opulence’ and ‘utility’ as measures of societal prosperity

He finds both problematic. No 2047 Posted by fw, September 8, 2017 To access all other synopses from Prosperity without Growth, click on the Tab titled “Prosperity without Growth” — … Continue reading

September 8, 2017

“The prevailing vision of prosperity as a continually expanding material paradise has come unravelled”

What’s needed now is wisdom-based vision of prosperity that nurtures human flourishing. No 2045 Posted by fw, September 6, 2017 To access all other synopses from Prosperity without Growth, click … Continue reading

September 6, 2017