Joan Tronto

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Joan Tronto
Joan Tronto on Zorg Ethiek.jpg
Joan Tronto interviewed in 2015
Born Joan Claire Tronto
(1952-06-29) June 29, 1952 (age 66)
Nationality American
Alma mater Princeton University
Scientific career
Fields Political science
Institutions University of Minnesota
Thesis Is political rationality possible? A critique of political control in the work of Hobbes, Smith, and Weber (1981)

Joan Claire Tronto (born June 29, 1952),[1] is professor of political science at the University of Minnesota,[2] and was previously professor of women's studies and political science at Hunter College and the Graduate School, City University of New York.[3]

Education[edit]

Tronto gained her degree from Oberlin College in 1974. She passed both her masters and her Ph.D at Princeton University in 1976 and 1981 respectively.[4]

Research[edit]

Tronto's research fields range from political theories, gender and the ethic of care, to political thought.[2]

Bibliography[edit]

Books[edit]

Chapters in books[edit]

  • Tronto, Joan (1989), "Women and caring: or, what can feminists learn from caring?", in Jaggar, Alison M.; Bordo, Susan R., Gender/body/knowledge: feminist reconstructions of being and knowing, New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 172–187, ISBN 9780813513799. 
  • Tronto, Joan; Fisher, Berenice (1990), "Toward a feminist theory of caring", in Abel, Emily K.; Nelson, Margaret K., Circles of care: work and identity in women's lives, Albany, New York: State University of New York Press, pp. 36–54, ISBN 9780791402641. 
  • Tronto, Joan (1999), "Age segregated housing as a moral problem: an exercise in rethinking ethics", in Walker, Margaret Urban, Mother time: women, aging, and ethics, Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, pp. 261–277, ISBN 9780847692613. 
  • Tronto, Joan (2001), "Does managing professionals affect professional ethics? Competence, autonomy, and care", in DesAutels, Peggy; Waugh, Joanne, Feminists doing ethics, Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, pp. 187–202, ISBN 9780742512115. 
  • Tronto, Joan (2005), "Care as the work of citizens: a modest proposal", in Friedman, Marilyn, Women and citizenship, Studies in Feminist Philosophy, Oxford New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 130–145, ISBN 9780195175356. 
  • Tronto, Joan C. (2005), "An ethic of care", in Cudd, Ann E.; Andreasen, Robin O., Feminist theory: a philosophical anthology, Oxford, UK Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing, pp. 251–263, ISBN 9781405116619. 
  • Tronto, Joan (2008), "Is peace keeping care work? A feminist reflection on "the responsibility to protect"", in DesAutels, Peggy; Whisnant, Rebecca, Global feminist ethics: feminist ethics and social theory, Feminist Constructions, Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, pp. 179–200, ISBN 9780742559103. 
  • Tronto, Joan (2009), "Consent as a grant of authority: a care ethics reading of informed consent", in Lindemann, Hilde; Verkerk, Marian; Walker, Margaret Urban, Naturalized bioethics: toward responsible knowing and practice, Cambridge New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 182–198, ISBN 9780521719407. 
  • Tronto, Joan (2011), "Privatizing neo-colonialism: migrant domestic care workers, partial citizenship and responsibility", in Dahl, Hanne Marlene; Keränen, Marja; Kovalainen, Anne, Europeanization, care and gender: global complexities, Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 165–181, ISBN 9780230299696. 
  • Tronto, Joan C. (2011), "A feminist democratic ethics of care and global care workers: citizenship and responsibility", in Mahon, Rianne; Robinson, Fiona, Feminist ethics and social policy: towards a new global political economy of care, Vancouver: UBC Press, pp. 162–177, ISBN 9780774821087. 
  • Tronto, Joan C. (2014), "Democratic care politics in an age of limits", in Razavi, Shahra; Staab, Silke, Global variations in the political and social economy of care: worlds apart, New York/London: Routledge / UNRISD Research in Gender and Development, pp. 29–40, ISBN 9780415754552. 

Journal articles[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tronto, Joan C., 1952-". Library of Congress. Retrieved 10 October 2015. data sht. (b. 06-29-52) 
  2. ^ a b Dahl, Hanne Marlene; Keränen, Marja; Kovalainen, Anne (2011), "Notes on contributors", in Dahl, Hanne Marlene; Keränen, Marja; Kovalainen, Anne, Europeanization, care and gender: global complexities, Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire New York: Palgrave Macmillan, p. x, ISBN 9780230299696. 
  3. ^ Lindemann, Hilde; Verkerk, Marian; Walker, Margaret Urban (2009), "Contributors", in Lindemann, Hilde; Verkerk, Marian; Walker, Margaret Urban, Naturalized bioethics: toward responsible knowing and practice, Cambridge New York: Cambridge University Press, p. xi, ISBN 9780521719407. 
  4. ^ "Joan C Tronto". College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota. Retrieved 10 October 2015. 

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