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Author Gardner, Catherine Villanueva.

Title Empowerment and interconnectivity : toward a feminist history of utilitarian philosophy / Catherine Villanueva Gardner
Published University Park, Pa. : The Pennsylvania State University Press, ©2012
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Description 1 online resource (225 pages)
Contents Introduction : empowerment and interconnectivity -- Wheeler and Thompson : the appeal and the problem of empowerment -- Catharine Beecher and writing philosophy for women -- Frances Wright : interconnectivity and synthesis -- Tea and sympathy with John Stuart Mill -- Conclusion and next steps
Summary "Examines the work of three nineteenth-century utilitarian feminist philosophers: Catharine Beecher, Frances Wright, and Anna Doyle Wheeler. Focuses on methodological questions in order to recover their philosophy and categorize it as feminist"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-207) and index
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Subject Beecher, Catharine Esther, 1800-1878.
Wheeler, Anna, approximately 1785-1848.
Wright, Frances, 1795-1852.
Beecher, Catharine Esther 1800-1878
Beecher, Catharine Esther, 1800-1878.
Wheeler, Anna, approximately 1785-1848
Wheeler, Anne, approximately 1785-1848.
Wright, Frances 1795-1852
Wright, Frances, 1795-1852.
Feminist theory -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Feminist theory -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Utilitarianism -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Utilitarianism -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Equality.
Feminist theory.
Feministische Philosophie
Feministisk teori.
Filosofer -- feminism -- Storbritannien -- Förenta staterna -- 1700-talet -- 1800-talet.
Filosofi -- feministisk teori -- historia.
Frauenemanzipation
Frauenliteratur
Gender systems.
Genussystem.
Jämställdhet -- teori, filosofi.
Jämställdhet.
Könsarbetsdelning.
Könsmaktsordning.
Könsmaktsordning.
Könsroller -- teori, filosofi -- historia.
Könsskillnader -- teori, filosofi.
Male domination (social structure)
PHILOSOPHY -- History & Surveys -- General.
Philosophers -- feminism -- Great Britain -- United States -- 18th century -- 19th century.
Philosophy -- feminist theory -- History.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Feminism & Feminist Theory.
Utilitarianism.
Utilitarism -- genusaspekter.
Utilitarismus
Great Britain.
Großbritannien
USA.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0271061235
027106126X
9780271061238
9780271061269