The Impossibility of Perfection: Aristotle, Feminism, and the Complexities of Ethics

Oxford University Press (2011)
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Introduction -- Feminism and partial values -- The impossibility of perfection -- Alternative views -- Perfection, moral dilemmas, and moral cost -- Connections with care ethics and romanticism -- Relational profiles of goods and virtues -- Conclusion -- Appendix. Men's philosophy, women's philosophy.

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