Care Professions and Globalization

Theoretical and Practical Perspectives

  • Ana Marta González
  • Craig Iffland

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Ana Marta González, Craig Iffland
      Pages 1-29
  3. Theoretical Perspectives

  4. Practical Perspectives

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 263-271

About this book


This volume presents an extended reflection on human dependency and the need to 'care' and be 'cared for'. Philosophers, theologians, social theorists, economists, and professional caregivers to discuss the challenges of professional caregiving, analyzing how societies can promote relationships in which individuals can give and receive 'care'.


care emotion globalization Moral philosophy society

Editors and affiliations

  • Ana Marta González
    • 1
  • Craig Iffland
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for Culture and SocietyUniversity of NavarraSpain
  2. 2.University of Notre DameUSA

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