Justice, Politics, and the Family

Justice, Politics, and the Family

by Daniel Engster, Tamara Metz


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781612051499
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/28/2013
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Daniel Engster is Associate Professor of the Department of Political Science and Geography at the University of Texas at San Antonio.

Tamara Metz is Associate Professor of Political Science and Humanities at Reed College in Portland, Oregon.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments Introduction Justice and the Family in Western Political Thought, Daniel Engster and Tamara Metz Part I What Is the "Family"? 1 Postmodern Families, Judith Stacey 2 The Family and Civic Life, Jean Bethke Elshtain 3 Families as Relationships of Intimacy and Care, Traci M. Levy Part II Justice, Gender, and the Family 4 Justice, Gender, and the Family, Susan Moller Okin 5 After the Family Wage, Nancy Fraser Part III Parents and Children 6 Is the Family to Be Abolished Then? Veronique Munoz-Darde 7 The Place of Parenting within a Liberal Theory of Justice, Daniel Engster 8 The Child's Right to an Open Future, Joel Feinberg Part IV Families and the State 9 The Myth of State Intervention in the Family, Frances E. Olsen 10 Just Marriage, Mary Lyndon Shanley 11 The Liberal Case for Disestablishing Marriage, Tamara Metz Part V: Multiculturalism, the Family, and Dilemmas of Justice 12 Cultural Diversity and Child Protection, Alison Dundes Renteln 13 Polygamy in America, Sarah Song Part VI Globalization and the Family 14 Global Care Chains and Emotional Surplus Value, Arlie Russell Hochschild 15 Deportation and the Parent-Child Relationship, David B. Thronson About the Contributors Credits

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