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Alkire, Sabina. 2002. "Dimensions of Human Development." World Development 30(2):181-205. [PDF]

Azkarraga, Joseba, Manfred Max-Neef, Félix Fuders, amd Larraitz Altuna. 2011. La Evolución Sostenible (II): Apuntes para una Salida Razonable. Instituto de Estudios Cooperativos, Eskoriatza, España. [PDF]

Bergkamp, Ger and Claudia W. Sadoff. 2008. "Water in a Sustainable Economy." Chapter 8, pages 107-238 in Worldwatch Institute (ed.), State of the World 2008: Innovations for a Sustainable Economy. Worldwatch Institute, Washington, D.C. [PDF]

Doyal, Len and Ian Gough. 1991. A Theory of Human Need. Guilford, New York. 

Ekins, Paul and Manfred A. Max-Neef (eds.). 1992. Real Life Economics: Understanding Wealth Creation. Routledge, New York. [brief summary] ["Development and Human Needs" by Max-Neef (PDF)]

Garnett, Tara. 2013. "Food sustainability: problems, perspectives and solutions." Proceedings of the Nutrition Society 72(1):29-39. [PDF] [related article] [related video]

Ghosh, P.K. (ed.). 1984. Third World Development: A Basic Needs Approach. Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut.

Gleick, Peter H. 1996. "Basic water requirements for human activities: Meeting basic needs." Water International 21(2):83-92. [PDF] [related video]

Glover, Jerry, Cindy Cox, and John Reganold. 2007. "Future farming: a return to roots?." Scientific American 297(2):82-89. [PDF] [related article (PDF)] [related video]

Graciarena, Jorge. 1979. "The Basic Needs Strategy as an Option: Its Possibilities in the Latin American Context." CEPAL Review 8(August):39-53. 

Griggs, David, Mark Stafford-Smith, Owen Gaffney, Johan Rockström, Marcus C. Öhman, Priya Shyamsundar, Will Steffen, Gisbert Glaser, Norichika Kanie, and Ian Noble. 2013. "Sustainable development goals for people and planet. Planetary stability must be integrated with United Nations targets to fight poverty and secure human well-being." Nature 495:305-307. [PDF] [supplementary materials (PDF)]

Hediger, Werner. 2000. "Sustainable Development and Social Welfare." Ecological Economics 32(3):481-492.

Heylighen, Francis. 1992. "A Cognitive-systemic reconstruction of Maslow's theory of self-actualization." Behavioral Science 37:39-57. [PDF]  

Kenrick, Douglas. 2010. "Rebuilding Maslow’s Pyramid on an Evolutionary Foundation: Modernizing Maslow with a multi-level evolutionary structure." Psychology Today 19 May.

Lavers, Tom. 2007. "Asking people what they want or telling them what they 'need'? Contrasting a theory of human need with local expressions of goals." Working Paper 28, Wellbeing in Developing Countries (WeD), Bath, UK. [PDF]

Maslow, Abraham H. 1943. "A Theory of Human Motivation." Psychological Review 50:370-396. [related contemporary paper by Douglas Kenrick]

Max-Neef, Manfred A. 1982 (1992). From the Outside Looking In: Experiences in Barefoot Economics. Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation, Uppsala, Sweden. [PDF] [author interview]

Max-Neef, Manfred A. 1991. Human Scale Development: Conception, Application and Further Reflections. Apex Press, New York. [PDF] [Spanish version (PDF)]

Max-Neef, Manfred. 2010. "The World on a Collision Course and the Need for a New Economy." Ambio 39(3):200-210. [PDF]

O'Riordan, Timothy J. 2012. "On Social Sustainability in a World of Limits Facing Prolonged Austerity." Sustainability: Science, Practice, & Policy 8(1). [PDF

Raskin, Paul D., Christi Electris, and Richard A. Rosen. 2010. "The Century Ahead: Searching for Sustainability." Sustainability 2:2626-2651. [related report from the Tellus Institute (PDF)]

Shiva, Vandana. 2013. "How economic growth has become anti-life an obsession with growth has eclipsed our concern for sustainability, justice and human dignity. But people are not disposable – the value of life lies outside economic development." The Guardian 1 November.

Smith, Philip B. and Manfred Max-Neef. 2011.  Economics Unmasked: From Power and Greed to Compassion and the Common Good. Green Books, Devon, U.K. [chapters 9-10, "The World on a Collision Course and the Need for a New Economy" and "A Humane Economics for the 21st Century" (PDF)] [related paper by Max-Neef (PDF)] [related paper by Max-Neef in Ambio]

Soubbotina, Tatyana P. 2004. Beyond Economic Growth: An Introduction to Sustainable Development, Second Edition. The World Bank, Washington, D.C. [HTML version with PDF available]

Tang, Thomas Li-Ping and W. Beryl West. 1997. "The importance of human needs during peacetime, retrospective peacetime, and the Persian Gulf War." International Journal of Stress Management 4(1):47-62. 

Tay, Louis and Ed Diener. 2011. "Needs and Subjective Well-Being around the World." Journal of Personality and Social Psychology 101(2):354-365. [PDF]

UNCDP. 2012. The United Nations Development Strategy Beyond 2015. U.N. Committee for Development Policy. United Nations, New York. [PDF]

Vallance, Suzanne, Harvey C. Perkins, and Jennifer E. Dixon. 2011. "What is social sustainability? A clarification of concepts." Geoforum 42(3):342-348. 

Villarica, Hans. 2011. "Maslow 2.0: A New and Improved Recipe for Happiness." Atlantic 17 August.

Wahba, M.A. and L.G. Bridwell. 1976. "Maslow reconsidered: A review of research on the need hierarchy theory." Organizational Behavior and Human Performance 15(2):212-240. [PDF]

You, Danzhen, Phillip Bastian, Jingxian Wu, and Tessa Wardlaw. 2013. Levels and Trends in Child Mortality. Report 2013, Estimates Developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation. United Nations Children’s Fund, New York. [PDF]

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