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Author Khader, Serene J.

Title Adaptive preferences and women's empowerment [electronic resource] / Serene J. Khader.

Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description ix, 238 p.
Series Studies in feminist philosophy
Studies in feminist philosophy.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p.[221]-232) and index.
Contents A deliberative perfectionist approach to adaptive preference intervention -- Adaptive preferences and choice: are adaptive preferences autonomy deficits? -- Adaptive preferences and agency: the selective effects of adaptive preferences -- The deliberative perfectionist approach, paternalism, and cultural diversity -- Reimagining intervention: adaptive preferences and the paradoxes of empowerment.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Well-being -- Social aspects.
Well-being -- Psychological aspects.
Preferences (Philosophy)
Oppression (Psychology)
Choice (Psychology)
Women -- Developing countries -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780199777877 (pbk. alk. paper)
9780199777884 (hbk. alk. paper)
9780199777990 (electronic bk.)

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