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The Double Bind [NY Times: The Stone]

7 Sep

The Double Bind [NY Times: The Stone]

Women can only do so much. We can teach and mentor well, open doors when we have some institutional power, advocate for change in admission and harassment policies, for example. But nothing will really change unless and until more of our male colleagues begin to use their male privilege in very different ways. The burden clearly rests with them, and I hope that they assume the responsibility.

 

The NYT’s philosophy blog concludes its series on women in philosophy.

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