In this essay, I take up the question as to whether individuals with disabilities deserve the same respect as those who are more albe to exercise their abilities and capacities. I argue that for Paul Ricoeur and Martha Nussbaum, the issue of mental disability serves as a kind of litmus test for their respective philosophical stances.

Paul Ricoeur, Martha Nussbaum, and the ‘Incapability Approach’

CAPUTO, ANNALISA
2015

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In this essay, I take up the question as to whether individuals with disabilities deserve the same respect as those who are more albe to exercise their abilities and capacities. I argue that for Paul Ricoeur and Martha Nussbaum, the issue of mental disability serves as a kind of litmus test for their respective philosophical stances.
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