Feminist perspectives: Philosophical essays on method and.
Feminist philosophy is an approach to philosophy from a feminist perspective and also the employment of philosophical methods to feminist topics and questions. Feminist philosophy involves both reinterpreting philosophical texts and methods in order to supplement the feminist movement and attempts to criticise or re-evaluate the ideas of traditional philosophy from within a feminist framework.
Feminist Theory Feminist theory is the extension of feminism into theoretical, or philosophical discourse, it aims to understand the nature of gender inequality. It examines women's social roles and lived experience, and feminist politics in a variety of fields, such as anthropology and sociology, communication, psychoanalysis, economics, literary criticism, education, and philosophy. While.
Feminist criticism Feminist criticism presents different perspectives on how literature discusses issues of gender, focusing on education, financial and social difference in a male dominated society. Feminist criticism revolves around power relations between the two genders. Feminist criticism reviews how females are represented in different texts and literature and how such representation is.
Feminist Perspectives on Family and Marriage: A Historical View Created Date: 20160807232954Z.
This course will consider various feminist perspectives on issues in the areas of ethics, epistemology, metaphysics, human nature and politics. It will also consider some objections to feminist perspectives. While a majority of the readings will cover issues discussed by contemporary thinkers, a few historically significant feminist philosophers will often be included. Practical social and.
Rejecting the feminist charge that autonomy is inherently masculinist, the contributors draw on feminist critiques of autonomy to challenge and enrich contemporary philosophical debates about agency, identity, and moral responsibility. The essays analyse the complex ways in which oppression can impair an agent's capacity for autonomy, and investigate connections, neglected by standard accounts.
Part of the Philosophy and Medicine book series (PHME, volume 136). adopting a moral perspective characterized by special attention to the inherently moral nature of caring, relationships as an integral part of caring, a critical stance towards institutional contexts and technology, the way caring as a social practice is culturally defined, and connecting the moral and the political spheres.