Sex, Culture, and Justice The Limits of Choice
Chambers, Clare.

Sex, Culture, and Justice The Limits of Choice

Chambers, Clare.


Personal Author
Chambers, Clare.

Publication Information
University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, c2008. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)

Physical Description
1 online resource (x, 294 p. )

Book collections on Project MUSE.

Introduction -- Creativity, cultural practice, and the body : Foucault and three problems with the liberal focus on choice -- Masculine domination, radical feminism, and change -- Social construction, normativity, and difference -- All must have prizes : the liberal case for interference in cultural practices -- Two orders of autonomy and political liberalism : breast implants versus female genital mutilation -- Paternalism and autonomy -- Liberal perfectionism and the autonomy of restricted lives -- Conclusion.

Subject Term
Liberalism -- Philosophy.
Autonomy (Philosophy)
Social norms.
Human body -- Social aspects.
Feminine beauty (Aesthetics) -- Social aspects.
Sex role -- Philosophy.
Feminist theory.

Electronic books.

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