Setting the Moral Compass: Essays by Women Philosophers

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page *
  • Preface v
  • Acknowledgments vii
  • Contents ix
  • Contributors xi
  • Setting the Moral Compass *
  • Introduction 3
  • Notes *
  • I - An Ethics for Ordinary Life and Vulnerable Persons 21
  • 1 - Virtue and the Skills of Ordinary Life 23
  • Notes *
  • 2 - The Household as Repair Shop 43
  • Notes 56
  • 3 - Taking Care: Care as Practice and Value 59
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  • 4 - The Future of Feminist Liberalism 72
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  • II - What We Ought to Do for Each Other 90
  • 5 - The Scope of Moral Requirement 91
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  • 6 - The Moral of Moral Luck 113
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  • 7 - Common Decency 128
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  • III - The Normative Importance of a Shared Social World 144
  • 8 - Resentment and Assurance 145
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  • 9 - Genocide and Social Death 161
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  • 10 - Demoralization, Trust, and the Virtues 176
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  • IV - Achieving Adequate Moral Understandings 190
  • 11 - Kant on Arrogance and Self-Respect 191
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  • 12 - Diversity, Trust, and Moral Understanding 217
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  • 13 - Globalizing Feminist Ethics 233
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  • 14 - The Idea of Moral Progress 256
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  • V - The Dramatic and Narrative Form of Deliberation and Agency 274
  • 15 - The Improvisatory Dramas of Deliberation 275
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  • 16 - Narrative and Moral Life 288
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  • VI - Emotions, Reason, and Unreason 308
  • 17 - Self-Constitution in the Ethics of Plato and Kant 309
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  • 18 - Emotional Rationality as Practical Rationality 333
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  • 19 - Killing in the Heat of Passion 353
  • Notes *
  • Index 379
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