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Perfectionism and Contemporary Feminist Values

by Kimberly A. Yuracko

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Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex discrimination,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Political,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Feminism,
  • Psychology,
  • Women,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9363928M
    ISBN 100253215803
    ISBN 109780253215802

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    The second part of the book looks more closely at mechanisms of perfectionism and how it affects social, motivational, and emotional systems. One of the most interesting aspects of perfectionism, addressed in chapters by Campbell and Dipaula, Ellis, Brown, and Beck is whether perfectionism is best viewed as a personality trait variable, a. A class president is usually the leader of a student body class, and presides over its class cabinet or organization within a student a grade school, class presidents are generally elected by the class, a constituency composed of all students in a grade level.. The practice of electing a class president is common in many countries around the world, including in the United States.

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IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : To this end, Yuracko seeks not only to expose the perfectionism underlying current choice critiques, but to articulate a concrete set of feminist perfectionist principles that would improve the quality of individual women's lives and improve the social standing of women as a by: The book attempts to formulate the most defensible version of perfectionism, using contemporary analytic techniques.

It aims both to regain for perfectionism a central place in contemporary moral debate and to shed light on the writings of classical perfectionists such as Aristotle, Aquinas, Hegel, Marx, Nietzsche, and T.H.

Green. PERFECTIONISM, FEMINISM AND PUBLIC REASON and Violence Against Women: A Social Science ApproachÕ, Buffalo WomenÕs Law Journal 9(–): – 84 Nussbaum (, p. Get this from a library. Perfectionism and contemporary feminist values. [Kimberly A Yuracko] -- Although formal barriers to women's social and political participation have crumbled, society remains, to a significant degree, gendered in the roles that women and men play.

Women's and men's. Perfectionism and Contemporary Feminist Values - Kindle edition by Kimberly A. Yuracko. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Perfectionism and Contemporary Feminist : Kimberly A.

Yuracko. Part I sets up the two distinct problems that engage this book: ¤rst, the phenomenon of women’s seemingly bad choices and the narrow range of arguments feminists use to criticize these choices; second, the theoretical inadequacy of contemporary perfectionism to provide an alternative explanation for feminists’ criticisms.

Many of us believe perfectionism is a positive. But researchers are finding that it could be dangerous, leading to a long list of health problems – and that it’s on the rise.

Perfectionism and contemporary feminist values. Indeed, to respect autonomy is often understood to be the chief way to bear witness to the intrinsic value of persons.

In this book, Sarah Conly. Alison Jaggar, in her highly influential book Feminist Politics and Human Nature () suggests that at least one type of feminist political philosopher regularly attempts to present a conception of gender justice without grounding in a conception of the good life.

That type is the liberal feminist. Her books include Gender Nonconformity and the Law, published in by Yale University Press, and Perfectionism and Contemporary Feminist Values, published in by Indiana University Press, as well as numerous articles in distinguished journals.

The book's distinctive contribution, in my view, is its sophisticated articulation and defence of a form of feminist perfectionism. While Chambers shares with many feminists the worries about taking men's and women's choices at face value (since their choices often seem to reproduce gendered harms and inequality), not many bite the bullet and argue that the state must therefore.

Perfectionism is one of the great moralities of the Western tradition. It holds that certain states of humans, such as knowledge, achievement, and friendship, are good apart from any pleasure they may bring, and that the morally right act is always the one that most promotes these states.

Kimberly A. Yuracko is Judd and Mary Morris Leighton Professor of Law at Northwestern University School of Law. She is the author of Perfectionism and Contemporary Feminist Values.

She lives in Chicago, IL. ISBN:. Perfectionism has acquired a number of meanings in contemporary moral and political philosophy. The term is used to refer to an account of a good human life, an account of human well-being, a moral theory, and an approach to politics.

Historically, perfectionism is associated with ethical theories that characterize the human good in terms of.Perfectionism measures our beginner's work against the finished work of masters. Perfectionism thrives on comparison and competition.

It doesn't know how to say, "Good try," or "Job well done." The critic does not believe in creative glee--or any glee at all, for that matter.

No, perfectionism is .In her recent book, Perfectionism and Contemporary Feminist Values, Kimberly Yuracko argues that perfectionism is a promising theory for feminists, and she suggests that “what really motivates and drives feminists’ arguments is not a neutral commitment to freedom or equality but a perfectionist commitment to a particular, albeit inchoate, vision of human flourishing.”.