The SAGE Handbook of Social Work is the world's first generic major reference work to provide an authoritative guide to the theory, method, and values of social work in one volume. Drawn from an international field of excellence, the contributors each offer a critical analysis of their individual area of expertise. The result is this invaluable resource collection that not only reflects upon the condition of social work today but also looks to future developments.
Chapter 22: Feminist Ethics of Care
Feminist Ethics of Care
As part of what might be characterised the ‘ethical turn’ in social work, the feminist ethics of care has achieved a level of influence in the literature (Gray, 2010). This chapter explores the work of key thinkers within the ...