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Carol Gilligan

American feminist, ethicist, and psychologist

1936   -  

country of citizenship: United States of America
educated at: Radcliffe College, Harvard University, Swarthmore College
occupation: psychologist, philosopher, feminist, writer
award received: Grawemeyer Award

Carol Gilligan (; born November 28, 1936) is an American feminist, ethicist, and psychologist best known for her work on ethical community and ethical relationships, and certain subject-object problems in ethics. She is a professor at New York University and a visiting professor at the University of Cambridge. She is teaching as a visiting professor at New York University, Abu Dhabi. She is best known for her 1982 work, In a Different Voice. Her work has been credited with inspiring the passage of the 1994 Gender Equity in Education Act. In 1996, Time magazine listed her among America's 25 most influential people. She is the founder of ethics of care.
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works

8

In a Different Voice

book on gender studies by Carol Gilligan

author: Carol Gilligan

1982

The Birth of Pleasure

author: Carol Gilligan

Joining the Resistance

author: Carol Gilligan

When Boys Become Boys

author: Judy Y. Chu, Carol Gilligan

Kyra

author: Carol Gilligan

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