The Resource Vulnerability : Reflections on a New Ethical Foundation for Law and Politics, (electronic resource)

Vulnerability : Reflections on a New Ethical Foundation for Law and Politics, (electronic resource)

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Vulnerability : Reflections on a New Ethical Foundation for Law and Politics
Title
Vulnerability
Title remainder
Reflections on a New Ethical Foundation for Law and Politics
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Language
eng
Summary
This book draws together major British and American scholars who present different perspectives on the concept of vulnerability and Fineman's 'vulnerability thesis'. The collection demonstrates the broad and intellectually exciting potential of vulnerability as a theoretical foundation for legal and political engagements with a range of urgent contemporary challenges. Exploring ways in which vulnerability might provide a new ethical foundation for law and politics, it is of interest to the general reader, as well as academics and students in fields such as jurisprudence, philosophy, legal theo
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EBLCP
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Fineman, Martha
Index
no index present
LC call number
K247.6 .F56 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Grear, Anna
Series statement
Gender in Law, Culture, and Society
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  • Law -- Philosophy
  • Law and ethics
  • Sociological jurisprudence
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Vulnerability : Reflections on a New Ethical Foundation for Law and Politics, (electronic resource)
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Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Vulnerability as Heuristic-An Invitation to Future Exploration; 1 Equality, Autonomy, and the Vulnerable Subject in Law and Politics; 2 Kierkegaard and Vulnerability; 3 Vulnerability, Advanced Global Capitalism and Co-symptomatic Injustice: Locating the Vulnerable Subject; 4 Vulnerability and the Liberal Order; 5 More than Utopia; 6 After the Storm: The Vulnerability and Resilience of Locally Owned Business; 7 Housing the Vulnerable Subject: The English Context
  • 8 Assisted Reproductive Technology Provision and the Vulnerability Thesis: From the UK to the Global Market9 A Quiet Revolution: Vulnerability in the European Court of Human Rights; 10 Animals as Vulnerable Subjects: Beyond Interest-convergence, Hierarchy, and Property; Bibliography; Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (236 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472421647
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864414650
  • (OCoLC)bopeb864414650
Label
Vulnerability : Reflections on a New Ethical Foundation for Law and Politics, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Vulnerability as Heuristic-An Invitation to Future Exploration; 1 Equality, Autonomy, and the Vulnerable Subject in Law and Politics; 2 Kierkegaard and Vulnerability; 3 Vulnerability, Advanced Global Capitalism and Co-symptomatic Injustice: Locating the Vulnerable Subject; 4 Vulnerability and the Liberal Order; 5 More than Utopia; 6 After the Storm: The Vulnerability and Resilience of Locally Owned Business; 7 Housing the Vulnerable Subject: The English Context
  • 8 Assisted Reproductive Technology Provision and the Vulnerability Thesis: From the UK to the Global Market9 A Quiet Revolution: Vulnerability in the European Court of Human Rights; 10 Animals as Vulnerable Subjects: Beyond Interest-convergence, Hierarchy, and Property; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (236 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472421647
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864414650
  • (OCoLC)bopeb864414650

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