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An Ethic of Care (Thinking Gender)

Mary Larrabee

An Ethic of Care (Thinking Gender)

by Mary Larrabee

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL7495430M
ISBN 100415905672
ISBN 109780415905671

Ethic of Care is a theory that is centered around the interdependence of all individuals. It takes into account the fact that certain communities and people are more vulnerable than others, and that you (as the non-vulnerable population) should afford extra consideration to the vulnerable community depending on how they are affected by your choices. Professor Raymond S. Edge, EdD, RRT is the author of several textbooks on health care ethics and law. During an academic career extending over three decades, he served as a dean and full professor at several major universities where in addition to teaching and administrative duties, he established faculty and student educational exchange programs with the People's Republic of China and Price: $

The Ethics of Care — Central Assumptions. Proponents of the ethics of care perspective are concerned that the predominant ethical theories—especially deontology and teleology—are too reliant on universal standards that do not take into consideration the critically important role of human relationships and interdependency. The AMA was founded in part to establish the first national codification of medical ethics. The AMA Code of Medical Ethics and the AMA Journal of Ethics ® collectively underscore AMA’s commitment to promote the art of medicine and the betterment of public health.. The Code is widely recognized as the most comprehensive ethics guide for physicians.

The book brings a critical ethics of care into the realm of theory and practice in social work. Informed by critical theory, feminism, intersectionality and post-colonialism, the book interrogates the concept of care in a wide range of social work settings. It examines care in the context of social neglect, interdisciplinary perspectives, the. The feminist ethic of care has received much attention in scholarly circles recently. An ethic of care is concerned most of all with contextualizing the human condition, being responsive to people’s individual differences through a particular form of engagement, and taking into account the consequences of decisions in terms of relieving burdens, hurt, or suffering.


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An Ethic of Care (Thinking Gender) by Mary Larrabee Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book proposes how such values as justice, equality, and individual rights can "fit together" with such values as care, trust, mutual consideration, and solidarity. In the second part of the book, Held examines the potential of the ethics of care for dealing with social issues.

The book proposes how such values as justice, equality, and individual rights can "fit together" with such values as care, trust, mutual consideration, and solidarity. In the second part of the book, Held examines the potential of the ethics of care for dealing with social by: Earlier this year a new book about care ethics became available: ‘The Core of Care Ethics’ by Stephanie Collins.

Although the ethical and political theory of care ethics has flourished in recent decades, we still remain without a succinct statement of its core normative commitment. The ethics of care is a distinct moral theory, not merely a concern that can be added on to or included within the most influential moral theories such as Kantian morality, utilitarianism, or virtue ethics.

The ethics of care arose out of feminists’ appreciation of the importance of care and caring labor. As a fully normative theory, it has developed far beyond its earliest formulations in Author: Virginia Held.

Ethic of Care — The EIESL Project. Ethics An Ethic of Care book care, also called care ethics, feminist philosophical perspective that uses a relational and context-bound approach toward morality and decision term ethics of care refers to ideas concerning both the nature of morality and normative ethical theory.

The ethics of care perspective stands in stark contrast to ethical theories that rely on principles to highlight moral. Care ethics is the exact opposite of that.

The ethics of care theory believes that context can sometimes overrule justice and our universal code of conduct. This approach focuses more on the. If your goal is to learn a comprehensive view on ethics in health care, this is not the book.

Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Eric. out of 5 stars Another opinion. Reviewed in the United States on Ma Cited by: 8. The ethics of care (alternatively care ethics or EoC) is a normative ethical theory that holds that moral action centers on interpersonal relationships and care or benevolence as a virtue.

EoC is one of a cluster of normative ethical theories that were developed by feminists in the second half of the twentieth century. While consequentialist and deontological ethical theories emphasize.

For the alignment of care ethics with democracy and with resistance to patriarchy, I would also recommend my book with David A. Richards (my NYU colleagues and a constitutional law scholar and moral philosopher): The Deepening Darkness: Patriarchy, Resistance, and Democracy’s Future (Cambridge University Press).

In part I of this book, I develop the ethics of care as a moral theory or approach to moral issues. In part II I explore the implications of the ethics of care for political, social, and global questions, considering also how such at-tempts to use the theory should allow in turn for improvements in it.

Virginia Held assesses the ethics of care as a promising alternative to the familiar moral theories that serve so inadequately to guide our lives. The ethics of care is only a few decades old, yet it is by now a distinct moral theory or normative approach to the problems we face.

The feminist ethic of care has received much attention in schoarly circles recently. An ethic of care is concerned most of all with contextualizing the human condition, being responsive to people’s individual differences through a particular form of engagement, and taking into account the consequences of decisions in terms of relieving burdens, hurt, or suffering.

Gilligan lays out in this groundbreaking book this alternative theory. Gilligan's Stages of the Ethic of Care Stage Goal Preconventional Goal is individual survival Transition is from selfishness -- to -- responsibility to others Conventional Self sacrifice is goodness Transition is.

A Palliative Ethics of Care book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This Volume Explains How To Develop A Set Of Patient And Physi 5/5(3).

Part I does not cover Ethical Egoism, Social Contract Theory, The Ethics of Care, or Feminism. This may be understandable if A-Level students are not being tested on these theories but less so if this book is to be used for a class in ethics.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: DatabaseOxford Scholarship Online. E-bøger. Contents: Part I Care and Moral Theory1: The Ethics of Care as a Moral Theory2: Care as Practice and Value3: The Caring Person4: Justice, Utility, and Care5: Liberalism and the Ethics of Care6: Caring Relations and Principles of Justice7: Care and the Extension of Markets8: Civil Society.

The Ethics of Care: Personal, Political, and Global - Ebook written by Virginia Held. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Ethics of Care: Personal, Political, and Global.

Ethics of Care by Marian Barnes,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. This “ethics of care” has often been overlooked because of the limited power women have typically held in Western societies.

Gilligan illustrated this difference in the moral reasoning of males and females by articulating the thinking of a boy and a girl participant's responses to the “Heinz dilemma” from Kohlberg’s studies.

"In this book, Hankivsky considers the implications of this ethic for a range of Canadian social policy issues. Through a series of case studies, she demonstrates the extent to which a care orientation differs from a justice orientation, and provides an alternative normative framework for interpreting, understanding, and evaluating social policy.The book presents the ethics of care as a promising alternative to more familiar moral theories.

The ethics of care is only a few decades old, yet it has become a distinct moral theory or normative approach, relevant to global and political matters as well as to the personal relations that can most clearly exemplify care.

The book examines the central ideas, characteristics, and potential.It offers clinicians and medical practitioners a starting place to understand key concepts and problems in medical ethics. As such, it is a valuable reference text.” (Respiratory Care, April ) "This is a well though out book covering a wide variety of ethical problems in healthcare.