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Caring democracy: current topics in the political theory of care

Caring democracy: current topics

Introduction In 2013, political care ethicist Joan Tronto1)Joan C. Tronto is Professor of Political Science at the University of Minnesota, Professor Emerita at the City University of New York and initiator of the Care Ethics Research Consortium www.care-ethics.org. applied a care-ethical view to democratic theory in her book Caring democracy: Markets, equality and justice, and invited scholars […]

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Between Care and Terror

Care and Terror

Klaxon, an elektronic magazine about ‘living art in public space’, just published a special issue on Care and Terror. Last year, Joan Tronto spoke about this topic at a conference in Brussels. Now her contribution and others have been included in this issue, which you can dowload for free. Care Confronted with terror, what can art […]

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Joan Tronto

Joan Tronto

Interview with Joan Tronto, Professor of Political Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. 1. Where are you working at this moment? At the University of Minnesota. 2. Can you tell us about your research and its relation to care ethics? I’ve been writing about care ethics for about thirty years.  My current research involves […]

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Joan Tronto

Joan Tronto is professor of political science and women’s studies at CUNY and author of Moral Boundaries: A Political Argument for an Ethic of Care. 1. Where are your working at this moment? Currently I teach at Hunter College, CUNY, New York City. In September I moved to the University of Minnesota, Department of Political […]

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