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Feminist Moral Philosophy (Canadian Journal of Philosophy)

by Samantha Brennan

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Canadian Journal of Philosophy .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Feminism,
  • Philosophy,
  • Feminist ethics,
  • Feminist theory,
  • Fâeminisme,
  • Philosophie

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8351697M
    ISBN 100919491286
    ISBN 109780919491281

    Manne is the author of many articles in moral philosophy and metaethics, as well as the feminist book Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny. Down Girl argues that there is an important distinction between sexism and misogyny. Manne argues that, "sexism is an ideology that supports patriarchal social relations". An Intersectional Feminist Approach to Moral Responsibility presents a sophisticated and original philosophical account of moral responsibility. It will be of interest to philosophers working at the crossroads of moral responsibility, feminist philosophy, critical race theory, queer theory, critical disability studies, and intersectionality theory.

    Feminist philosophy means is either philosophy at the foundation of feminisms or and the creative use of feminist critiques of traditional philosophy. Feminist philosophy means is either philosophy at the foundation of feminisms or and the creative use of feminist critiques of traditional philosophy.   The Blackwell Guide to Feminist Philosophy is a definitive introduction to the field, consisting of 15 newly-contributed essays that apply philosophical methods and approaches to feminist concerns.. Offers a key view of the project of centering women’s experience. Includes topics such as feminism and pragmatism, lesbian philosophy, feminist epistemology, and women in the history of philosophy.

    Feminist philosophy examines issues that are traditionally found in practical ethics and political philosophy, metaphysics, epistemology and philosophy of language. In fact, feminist concerns can appear in almost all areas of traditional philosophy. Feminist philosophy is thus not a kind of philosophy; rather, it is unified by its focus on issues of concern to feminists. Feminist philosophers question the structures . Feminist Philosophy and Feminism Feminist philosophy supports female equality and opposes oppression of women. Feminism as a political movement grew out of feminist philosophy—emphasizing the right to vote or working for abolitionist, antiwar, or disarmament. While political feminism stresses action and political change, feminist philosophy seeks to understand the .


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Feminist Moral Philosophy (Canadian Journal of Philosophy) by Samantha Brennan Download PDF EPUB FB2

Some of the essays in this volume approach the issues by reworking traditional concepts of moral philosophy, such as virtue and responsibility, in light of feminist insights. Others put traditional moral theories, such as Kantian ethics and virtue theory, to work on moral problems identified by feminist : $ This is a revised edition of Walker's well-known book in feminist ethics first published in Walker's book proposes a view of morality and an approach to ethical theory which uses the critical insights of feminism and race theory to rethink the epistemological and moral position of the ethical theorist, and how moral theory is inescapably shaped by culture and history/5(6).

The Moral Skeptic makes an important contribution to both metaethics/moral theory and feminist philosophy, and brings feminist thinking into the larger discussion of the skeptical challenge.

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Format: Paperback. Virginia Potter Held (born Octo ) is a leading moral, social/political and feminist philosopher whose work on the ethics of care sparked significant research into the ethical dimensions of providing care for others and critiques of the traditional roles of women in society/5.

"Ami Harbin's first book, Disorientation and Moral Life, is a much-welcomed contribution to the field of feminist philosophy. Drawing on a rich tradition of thought in moral psychology, philosophy and feminist theory, as well as on first-person accounts of the disorientations of migration, trauma, queerness, illness and feminist and anti-racist consciousness-raising, Harbin provides readers with a compelling and Reviews: 1.

Books shelved as feminist-philosophy: The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir, We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Resisting Reality: So.

The result is a collection of essays that makes a contribution to both feminist ethics and moral philosophy broadly understood. Some of the essays in this volume approach the Feminist Moral Philosophy book by reworking traditional concepts of moral philosophy, such as virtue and responsibility, in light of feminist : Samantha Brennan.

Feminist Morality makes a vital contribution to the ongoing debate in feminist theory on the importance of motherhood. For philosophers and other readers outside feminist theory, it offers a feminist moral and social critique in clear and accessible terms.

Feminist moral psychology deals with what feminists, in particular, have contributed to the field of moral psychology, or the ways in which their approach to these issues is motivated by feminist concerns, especially in connection to understanding and attempting to end women's oppression.

How is feminism changing the way women and men think, feel, and act. Virginia Held explores how feminist theory is changing contemporary views of moral choice.

She proposes a comprehensive philosophy of feminist ethics, arguing persuasively for reconceptualizations of the self; of relations between the self and others; and of images of birth and death, nurturing and violence.

Feminist ethics addresses the subordination in society of women and women’s interests to men and men’s interests and the devaluation or exclusion in moral philosophy of women’s perspectives.

Feminist approaches to virtue ethics draw on and also criticize assumptions, concepts, methods, values, and theories of traditional virtue ethics, thus expanding the resources of feminist ethics for Author: Robin S. Dillon. Feminist Moral Theory (FMT).

not a particular moral theory (as we have defined “moral theory”) the attempt to expose what feminists regard as certain shortcomings in traditional moral theories (e.g., utilitarianism, Kant’s moral theory) and to suggest corrections. Summary: Feminist ethics covers a range of gender-specific social justice and moral questions.

This sub-discipline is concerned with the values and virtues of both the individual and the community via feminist and woman-centered approaches and responses to mainstream ethics and moral theory, especially liberalism and communitarianism. "Since feminism aims to transform social relations in order to overcome women's subordination, and since moral, social, and political philosophy seek to account for ethical interpersonal relations and to explicate and defend just social, political and legal institutions, it seemed natural that many feminist philosophers would choose ethics or social/political theory as a point of : Paperback.

Don't let the word "feminist" deter you—these books are required reading for anybody who believes in equality, freedom, and women's rights.

Here, we rounded up the best feminist books. Morality, according to Margaret Urban Walker, is a collaborative effort in which we jointly reproduce or shift our moral understandings in countless daily interactions. But not everyone has the same power to set or change moral terms.

Moral Understandings explores morality as the practice of a responsibility expressive of our identities, values, and connections to others. Jo Sullivan, Women's Philosophy Review, Special Issue no. 25, "The Companion is an excellent resource for all levels of courses on feminist philosophy this is truly an excellent collection, a great resource, and, in short, a book I plan to use extensively in the coming years".

Feminist social and political philosophy. The earliest feminist philosophers examined gender bias in traditional social and political institutions.

By asking the question “Who benefits?” they showed how mostly unspoken practices of gender-based exclusion and discrimination favoured the interests of men.

Much of their analysis concerned sexual and family relations, which were then considered private or personal matters that could not (or should not) be addressed by political. Kyle Chayka, the art critic and author of The Longing for Less, recommends five books on the philosophy that underpins the present fad for minimalist self-help.

About We ask experts to recommend the five best books in their subject and explain their selection in an interview. Autonomy is usually understood by feminist writers in the same way that it is understood within moral psychology generally, namely, as self-government or self-direction: being autonomous is acting on motives, reasons, or values that are one’s feminist literature regarded the notion of autonomy with suspicion because it was thought to promote unattractive “masculinist” ideals of.

This book combines the insights of enlightenment thinking and feminist theory to explore the significance of love in modern philosophy. The author argues for the importance of emotion in general, and love in particular, to moral and political philosophy, pointing out that some of the central philosophers of the enlightment were committed to a moralized conception of love.Feminist Philosophy of Mind; Meadows, Katherine.

Plato on utopia (with Chris Bobonich) Medina, José. Epistemic Injustice (with Jennifer Lackey) Meek Lange, Margaret. Progress; Meier-Oeser, Stephan. Medieval Semiotics; Melamed, Yitzhak Y. Principle of Sufficient Reason (with Martin Lin) Salomon Maimon (with Peter Thielke) Melton, Desirée.ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages ; 22 cm.

Contents: Virtue theory: challenges and developments --On (not) living the good life: reflections on oppression, virtue, and flourishing / Lisa Tessman --Virtue and the oppression of women / Nancy Snow --Feminism, friendship, and philosophy / Diane Jeske --Human nature and moral agency --From .