Moral Boundaries: A Political Argument for an Ethic of Care

Psychology Press, 1993 - 226 páginas
In this work the author aims to provide an original response to the controversial questions surrounding women and caring. She demonstrates that feminist thinkers have failed to realize the political context which has shaped their debates about care. It is her belief that care cannot be a useful moral and political concept until its traditional and ideological associations as a women's morality are challenged.

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Sobre el autor (1993)

Joan C. Tronto is Coordinator of Women's Studies and Professor of Political Science at Hunter College, and author of Moral Boundaries.

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