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They can be choosers : Aid, Levinas and unconditional cash transfers

dc.contributor.authorAndrade, Julioen_ZA
dc.date.accessioned2019-12-11T10:45:34Z
dc.date.available2019-12-11T10:45:34Z
dc.date.issued2019
dc.identifier.citationAndrade, J. 2019. They can be choosers : Aid, Levinas and Unconditional Cash Transfers. African Journal of Business Ethics, 13(2):1-15, doi:10.15249/13-2-215en_ZA
dc.identifier.issn0976-3600 (online)
dc.identifier.issn1817-7417 (print)
dc.identifier.otherdoi:10.15249/13-2-215
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10019.1/107341
dc.descriptionCITATION: Andrade, J. 2019. They can be choosers : Aid, Levinas and Unconditional Cash Transfers. African Journal of Business Ethics, 13(2):1-15, doi:10.15249/13-2-215.en_ZA
dc.descriptionThe original publication is available at http://ajobe.journals.ac.zaen_ZA
dc.description.abstractIn this paper I seek to critically examine UCT’s and CCT’s and consider how a Levinasian ethics might offer normative guidelines to evaluate such aid programmes. Such an analysis will serve to both critique and supplement the traditional utilitarian analyses of such programmes. In so doing, this paper also hopes to contribute to the business ethics literature in which a Levinasian ethics may be brought to bear on real world problems. I proceed by enlisting Jordaan (2009) who argues that a Levinasian ethical politics can be instantiated in institutional designs by allowing a more complex representation of the other’s alterity. Two UCT programmes are interrogated in light of this finding – the first, a UCT programme in a community in Vietnam; the second, a joint CCT/UCT programme targeting adolescent girls in Malawi, designed to test the efficacy of conditionality to achieve certain.en_ZA
dc.description.urihttps://ajobe.journals.ac.za/pub/article/view/215
dc.format.extent15 pagesen_ZA
dc.language.isoen_ZAen_ZA
dc.publisherMedknow Publicationsen_ZA
dc.subjectUnconditional cash transfer (UCT)en_ZA
dc.subjectBusiness ethicsen_ZA
dc.subjectLévinas, Emmanuel -- Ethicsen_ZA
dc.subjectPoverty -- Malawien_ZA
dc.subjectEconomic assistance -- Malawien_ZA
dc.subjectEconomic assistance -- Vietnamen_ZA
dc.subjectPoverty -- -- Vietnamen_ZA
dc.titleThey can be choosers : Aid, Levinas and unconditional cash transfersen_ZA
dc.typeArticleen_ZA
dc.description.versionPublisher's versionen_ZA
dc.rights.holderAuthor retains copyrighten_ZA


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