David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Cambridge University Press (1996)
Feminists are aware of the diversity of thinking within their own tradition, and of the different approaches to moral questions in which that is manifest. This book describes and analyses that diversity by distinguishing three distinct paradigms of moral reasoning to be found within feminism. Using the writings of feminists, the major strengths and weaknesses of each theory are considered, so that creative dialogue between them can be encouraged. Three common themes are drawn out - which are also on the agenda of new developments in philosophical and Christian ethics: the search for an appropriate universalism, the possibility of a redemptive community and the development of a new humanism. Feminists may be encouraged, through this account of their considerable scholarship in ethical thinking, to contribute to these changes with their special concern for the lives and the fulfilment of women.
|Keywords||Christian ethics Feminist ethics Feminist theology|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$4.63 used (89% off) $19.99 new (51% off) $34.74 direct from Amazon (14% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||BJ1278.F45.P37 1996|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Kevin Jung (2013). Moral Realism According to Lovibond and Hauerwas. International Journal of Philosophy and Theology 74 (4):343-360.
Similar books and articles
Sue V. Rosser (1987). Feminist Scholarship in the Sciences: Where Are We Now and When Can We Expect A Theoretical Breakthrough? Hypatia 2 (3):5 - 17.
J. Shaw (1997). Book Reviews : Feminism and Christian Ethics, by Susan Frank Parsons. Cambridge University Press, 1996. 279 Pp. Pb. 11.95. Hb. 35.00. [REVIEW] Studies in Christian Ethics 10 (2):116-119.
Marta Frascati, The Kenosis of Feminism : An Exploration of Christian Feminist Theology with Special Reference to Gianni Vattimo.
Sólveig Anna Bóasdóttir (1998). Violence, Power, and Justice: A Feminist Contribution to Christian Sexual Ethics. Academia Upsaliensis.
Marie Carrière (2006). Feminism as a Radical Ethics? Questions for Feminist Researchers in the Humanities. Journal of Academic Ethics 4 (1-4):245-260.
Susan M. Wolf (ed.) (1996). Feminism & Bioethics: Beyond Reproduction. Oxford University Press.
Donna Riley (2013). Hidden in Plain View: Feminists Doing Engineering Ethics, Engineers Doing Feminist Ethics. [REVIEW] Science and Engineering Ethics 19 (1):189-206.
Susan Frank Parsons (2001). The Ethics of Gender. Blackwell Publishers.
Esther Byle Bruland (1989). Evangelical and Feminist Ethics: Complex Solidarities. Journal of Religious Ethics 17 (2):139 - 160.
Christine E. Gudorf (2004). Feminism and Postmodernism in Susan Frank Parsons. [REVIEW] Journal of Religious Ethics 32 (3):519 - 543.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads9 ( #168,390 of 1,139,990 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #157,514 of 1,139,990 )
How can I increase my downloads?