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Ethics of Care: Critical advances in international perspective

Tula Brannelly, Lizzie Ward, and Nicki Ward


Over the last 20 years there has been a flourishing of work on feminist care ethics. This collection makes a unique contribution to this body of work. The international contributors demonstrate the significance of care ethics as a transformative way of thinking across diverse geographical, policy and interpersonal contexts. From Tronto’s analysis of global responsibilities, to Fudge Schormans’ re-imagining of care from the perspective of people with learning disabilities, chapters highlight the necessity of thinking about the ethics of care to achieve justice and well-being within policies and ... More

Keywords: deliberation, ethics of care, social justice, relationality, care practices, care work, policy, feminism, lay ethics

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9781447316510
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: May 2016 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447316510.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Tula Brannelly, editor
Surrey University

Lizzie Ward, editor
University of Birmingham

Nicki Ward, editor

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Section One Conceptual and theoretical developments

One Introduction: the critical significance of care

Marian Barnes, Tula Brannelly, Lizzie Ward and Nicki Ward

Section Two Care ethics in practice

Eighteen Conclusion: renewal and transformation–the importance of an ethics of care

Marian Barnes, Tula Brannelly, Lizzie Ward and Nicki Ward

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