A Feminist Perspective on Virtue Ethics

Authors: Berges, S.

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A Feminist Perspective on Virtue Ethics provides of historical survey of feminist virtue ethics, and shows how the ethical theorizing of women in the past can be brought to bear on that of women in the present.

About the authors

Sandrine Berges is a feminist philosopher currently working at Bilkent University, in Ankara, Turkey. Her publications include a guidebook to Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, as well as various other pieces on the feminist history of philosophy and ancient virtue ethics.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction: A Historical Perspective on Women’s Ethical Experience, Care and Virtue Ethics

    Berges, Sandrine

    Pages 1-9

  • Origins Revisited: On the Mother’s Side

    Berges, Sandrine

    Pages 10-32

  • Stoic Virtues, Christian Caritas and the Communal Life

    Berges, Sandrine

    Pages 33-58

  • The Paradox of the Virtuous Woman in Christine de Pizan’s Fortress and in Fifteenth-Century Public Life

    Berges, Sandrine

    Pages 59-83

  • Revolutionary Mothers, or Virtue in the Age of Enlightenment

    Berges, Sandrine

    Pages 84-108

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
A Feminist Perspective on Virtue Ethics
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-02664-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137026644
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-02663-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-43930-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 199
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