Feminist Ethics: Perspectives, Problems and Possibilities
2003 (English)Collection (editor) (Other academic)
One purpose of this book is to analyse and reflect critically upon various feminist contributions to ethics. Another purpose is to give a critical evaluation of these contributions of feminist ethics to ethical theory, normative reflection, and applied ethics.
This means that three questions are adressed in the book. What are the main contributions of feminist theory to moral philosophy and theological ethics? What are the problems within feminist ethics of different kinds? What are the possibilities for feminist research in ethics for the future?
The book includes descriptions of different sorts of feminist ethics in current theology and philosophy. Different ethical theories as well as contributions to applied ethics within feminist ethics are analysed. the book also engages with a critical evaluationof these different kinds of feminist ethics.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Uppsala: Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis , 2003. , 155 p.
Uppsala Studies in Social Ethics, ISSN 0346-6507 ; 29
feminist ethics, womanist ethics, egalitarianism, justice, the moral self, moral realism, sexual ethics, social constructivism, HIV/AIDS, South Africa
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-78271ISBN: 91-554-5641-3OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-78271DiVA: diva2:106184