[Helpsheet prepared for Phi 383W class, Spring 2000]

I. Review from Last Time

Crenshaw:

Collins:
Eurocentric, masculinist
Afrocentric feminist
1. inquirer must be detached
1. inquirer must engage concrete experience
2. emotion and values must be removed from the knowledge-validation process

2. an ethic of caring and an ethic of personal accountability must be applied in the knowledge-valudation process:
-- emotions and empathy are central to the process
-- personal creditiliby is relevent
-- inquiry always has an ethical aim

3. adversarial debate is thought to be the way to truth. 3. dialogue is regarded as the way to assess knowledge-claims; connection and caring lead to truth
Lloyd (essay #1): Lloyd (essay #2):
II. NEW MATERIAL for 3/21/00

JAGGAR:

SHIVA: HARDING: NELSON: