Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-11 of 11 items

  • Keywords: standpoint theory x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Bioethics and Women: Across the Lifespan

Mary Briody Mahowald

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195176179
eISBN:
9780199786558
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195176170.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

This book deals with bioethical issues relevant to women across the life span. “Gender justice” is the starting point and the end point of the author’s approach to the issues addressed. The first ... More


 An Egalitarian Overview

Mary Briody Mahowald

in Bioethics and Women: Across the Lifespan

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195176179
eISBN:
9780199786558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195176170.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

After critiquing principle-based and case-based approaches to bioethics, this chapter develops and defends a conception of gender justice, as central to analyses of issues in women’s health care. ... More


 Critical Issues in Retrieving Women's Experience

Margaret D. Kamitsuka

in Feminist Theology and the Challenge of Difference

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195311624
eISBN:
9780199785643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195311624.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Although retrieving women's experience textually and ethnographically is pivotal for feminist theology, problematic assumptions are at work in the way feminist theologians undertake this task. Using ... More


Politicising social work

Kenneth McLaughlin

in Social work, politics and society: From radicalism to orthodoxy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420459
eISBN:
9781447303572
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420459.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter examines the politicising of social work in the United Kingdom from the 1970s onwards, from the class-based critique of the radical social work movement to the influence of feminist and ... More


Social Work Science and Justice

Ian Shaw

in Social Work Science

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231166409
eISBN:
9780231541602
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166409.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

In mapping the range of scientific allegiances to social justice, I draw on the evaluation field to distinguish nonpartisan, multipartisan, reformist, and critical theory positions. I then go on to ... More


The Multicultural Epistemology of Intersectionality

Ange-Marie Hancock

in Intersectionality: An Intellectual History

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199370368
eISBN:
9780190637422
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199370368.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter focuses on uncovering the interdisciplinary, multiracial, ontological, and epistemological tenets of intersectionality theory. Two distinct features of this effort are: the serious and ... More


Objectivity and Diversity: Another Logic of Scientific Research

Sandra Harding

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226241227
eISBN:
9780226241531
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226241531.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Central assumptions in dominant philosophy of science were reformulated in the context of the encounter of Vienna Circle logical positivism with U.S. McCarthyism and the Cold War. For these mostly ... More


The Women’s Movement: Mobilization and the State

Patricia J. Woods

in Contemporary Israel: New Insights and Scholarship

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781479896806
eISBN:
9781479870141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479896806.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Despite popular claims to the contrary, Israel’s feminist movement is not foreign based but a reflection of the country’s vibrant civil society. It has drawn on feminist theory, including that which ... More


Necessary Error: Josiah Royce, Communities of Interpretation, and Feminist Epistemology

Kara Barnette

in The Relevance of Royce

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823255283
eISBN:
9780823261130
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823255283.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This chapter argues that Josiah Royce's concept of error can be a fruitful addition to contemporary accounts of feminist epistemology. In particular, it contends that Royce's concept of error can ... More


Facing Forward: Feminist Analysis of Care and Agency on a Global Scale

Cristina L. H. Traina

in Distant Markets, Distant Harms: Economic Complicity and Christian Ethics

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199370993
eISBN:
9780199374212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199370993.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Religious Studies

This chapter brings the insights of philosophical feminism to bear on the theme of the volume: understanding the harms that markets cause to distant others. The chapter identifies five feminist ... More


Introduction: Exploring Inequalities and Moral Judgments in Legal Prostitution

Sarah Jane Blithe, Anna Wiederhold Wolfe, and Breanna Mohr

in Sex and Stigma: Stories of Everyday Life in Nevada's Legal Brothels

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479859290
eISBN:
9781479875597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479859290.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

In Chapter 1, the authors argue that legal sex workers in Nevada experience significant oppression and unfair labor practices. They move beyond traditional feminist arguments about whether or not ... More


View: