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By Elena Pulcini,Karen Whittle

This ebook proposes a philosophy of care in an international age. It discusses the distinguishing and opposing pathologies produced through globalization: limitless individualism or self-obsession, manifested as (Promethean) omnipotence and (narcissistic) indifference, and endogamous communitarianism or an ‘us’-obsession that leads to clash and violence. The polarization among an absence and an far more than pathos is mirrored within the distorted types taken on through worry. The e-book advocates a transformation of worry, which can repair within the topic an wisdom of vulnerability and turn into the precondition for ethical motion. Such information and the popularity of the situation of illness as a result of the other’s unavoidable presence train us to fear for instead of be afraid of. worry for the realm ability care of the area, and care, understood as difficulty and solicitude, is a brand new inspiration of accountability, within which the strain is shifted to a relational topic in a position to responding to and taking good care of the opposite. From a world standpoint, the proposed imaginative and prescient of care additionally compels us to discover a brand new paradigm of justice. 

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