2009

Feminist Ethics and Social and Political Philosophy: Theorizing the Non-Ideal

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-6840-9 (Print) 978-1-4020-6841-6 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvi

  2. Feminist Theorizations of Ethics and Politics, and of the Ideal and Non-ideal

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-23

      Normativity, Feminism, and Politics

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      Pages 25-45

      Ethical Reasons and Political Commitments

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      Pages 47-58

      Feminist Eudaimonism: Eudaimonism as Non-Ideal Theory

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      Pages 59-66

      L’Imagination au Pouvoir: Comparing John Rawls’s Method of Ideal Theory with Iris Marion Young’s Method of Critical Theory

  3. Critiquing Idealized Characterizations of Personhood

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 67-67

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      Pages 69-84

      Conjoined Twins, Embodied Personhood, and Surgical Separation

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      Pages 85-104

      The Ideology of the Normal: Desire, Ethics, and Kierkegaardian Critique

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      Pages 105-119

      The Challenge of Care to Idealizing Theories of Distributive Justice

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      Pages 121-146

      The Ethics of Philosophizing: Ideal Theory and the Exclusion of People with Severe Cognitive Disabilities

  4. Remaking the Moral and Political Subject

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 147-147

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      Pages 149-164

      The Vulnerable Self: Enabling the Recognition of Racial Inequality

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      Pages 165-183

      Anger, Virtue, and Oppression

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      Pages 185-204

      Practicing Imperfect Forgiveness

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      Pages 205-220

      Feminist Political Solidarity

  5. Contextualizing in Actualities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 221-221

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      Pages 223-236

      Resisting Organizational Power

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      Pages 237-251

      Women and Violence: A Theory of Judgment

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      Pages 253-269

      Narrative Structures, Narratives of Abuse, and Human Rights

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      Pages 271-285

      Women, Corporate Globalization, and Global Justice

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 287-301