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Autonomy, Oppression, and Gender (Studies in Feminist by Andrea Veltman,Mark Piper PDF

By Andrea Veltman,Mark Piper

ISBN-10: 0199969108

ISBN-13: 9780199969104

ISBN-10: 0199969116

ISBN-13: 9780199969111

This choice of new essays examines philosophical concerns on the intersection of feminism and autonomy reviews. Are autonomy and independence important ambitions for girls and subordinate people? Is autonomy attainable in contexts of social subordination? Is the pursuit of wants that factor from patriarchal norms in step with self sufficient supplier? How do feelings and being concerned relate to independent deliberation? members to this assortment solution those questions and others, advancing vital debates in autonomy thought through interpreting easy elements, normative commitments, and functions of conceptions of autonomy. a number of chapters examine the stipulations important for independent enterprise and on the position that values and norms -- equivalent to independence, equality, inclusivity, self-respect, care and femininity -- play in feminist theories of autonomy. while a few contributing authors specialise in dimensions of autonomy which are inner to the brain -- comparable to deliberative mirrored image, wishes, cares, feelings, self-identities and emotions of self esteem -- a number of authors deal with social stipulations and practices that aid or stifle self sufficient corporation, usually answering questions of useful import. those comprise such questions as: What kind of gender socialization most sensible helps self reliant organisation and feminist pursuits? whilst does adapting to critically oppressive situations, akin to these in human trafficking, become a lack of autonomy? How are beliefs of autonomy plagued by capitalism? and the way do conceptions of autonomy tell concerns in bioethics, corresponding to end-of-life judgements, or rights to physically self-determination?

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