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Author Abbey, Ruth, 1961- author

Title The return of feminist liberalism / Ruth Abbey
Published Montréal [Québec] : McGill-Queen's University Press, [2011]
Beaconsfield, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 326 pages)
Contents Introduction : the return of feminist liberalism -- The feminist critique of liberalism -- I. The feminist liberalism of Susan Moller Okin. Injustices, gender, families -- Defining Okin's liberalism -- He said, she said : the Okin-Rawls debate -- When liberal meanings are not shared -- Going global
II. The feminist liberalism of Jean Hampton. Contracting for feminism -- Kantian feminism
III. The feminist liberalism of Martha Nussbaum. An original position -- What women want -- Capabilities for care
IV. Contemporary feminist liberalism. In the company of critics : feminist liberalism meets feminist critics of liberalism -- Persuasive universalism and political liberalism -- Transformative liberalisms -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Hampton, Jean.
Nussbaum, Martha Craven, 1947-
Okin, Susan Moller.
Feminism -- Political aspects.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 077359485X (electronic bk.)
9780773594852 (electronic bk.)