Feminist Ethics and Everyday Inequalities

  title={Feminist Ethics and Everyday Inequalities},
  author={Samantha J. Brennan},
  pages={141 - 159}
How should feminist philosophers regard the inequalities that structure the lives of women? Some of these inequalities are trivial and others are not; together they form a framework of unequal treatment that shapes women's lives. This paper asks what priority we should give inequalities that affect women; it critically analyzes Claudia Card's view that feminists ought to give evils priority. Sometimes ending gender-based inequalities is the best route to eliminating gender-based evil. 
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