Caring, a Feminine Approach to Ethics & Moral Education

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University of California Press, Jan 1, 1984 - Philosophy - 216 pages
Examines the nature of practical ethics from the point of view of the mother and argues that caring is the basis of morality
 

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This is an oft cited (and criticized) book in Feminist Ethics. It is one of the earlier attempts to develop a theory of care (to contrast with the justice perspective). She shares in common with ... Read full review

Contents

WHY CARE ABOUT CARING?
7
THE ONECARING
30
THE CAREDFOR
59
AN ETHIC OF CARING
79
CONSTRUCTION OF THE IDEAL
104
JOY
132
CARING FOR ANIMALS PLANTS THINGS
148
MORAL EDUCATION
171
NOTES
203
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