Sexual Ethics, Masculinity and Mutual Vulnerability

  title={Sexual Ethics, Masculinity and Mutual Vulnerability},
  author={Rob Cover},
  journal={Australian Feminist Studies},
  pages={435 - 451}
  • Rob Cover
  • Published 2014
  • Sociology
  • Australian Feminist Studies
Abstract Over the past two decades, significant work has been undertaken in masculinities scholarship to aid the development of efforts to prevent incidences of sexual violence against women. This has included Carmody's powerful contribution of grounding primary prevention strategies in Foucault's ethics of the care of the self and others. This paper expands on this approach by theorising how Judith Butler's ethics of non-violence built on the recognition of vulnerability can provide a… Expand