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Title: Gender and the ethics of care : theorising care through fathers' rights discourses
Author: Jordan, Ana Cristina
ISNI:       0000 0004 2677 926X
Awarding Body: University of Bristol
Current Institution: University of Bristol
Date of Award: 2008
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The feminist ethics of care literature has focused on care as a concrete issue that limits women's participation in pohtics, as well as on more abstract issues of the conceptual exclusion of women and 'the feminine' from justice-based theories. Whilst these are valuable contributions, the dominant focus on women in the care literature suggests a direct association of care with women. This has essentialist implications and leads to an oversimplified account that under-theorises the different ways in which care may be gendered.
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Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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