Contemporary feminist ethics and political theory are diverse in
premises and conclusions.
Common Ground: each theory is grounded in a commitment to
ending the oppression, subordination, abuse and exploitation of
women and girls.
Society is formed in a patriarchal way
Privileges have been given to men that have been denied to
1.Sexual Equality and Sexual Discrimination
Until recently, most male theorists accepted biological
determinism, the idea that there is a foundation in nature for the
confinements of women to the family, and for restricting their legal
and political rights.
Today, antidiscrimination statutes, yet:
Lower paying jobs
Feminization of poverty
Increased domestic abuse and assault
Sex equality legislation aims at a sexblind so