Tove Pettersen is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Oslo (UiO), Norway.

Pettersen specializes in Feminist Philosophy and Feminist Ethics, especially in the Ethics of Care and the Existential Ethics of Simone de Beauvoir. She is also working within the field of Feminist History of Philosophy and the Philosophy of Ageing. Pettersen has published books and several articles within her field, both in English and Norwegian. Her articles have been translated into French and Italian. In 2012, she received the Norwegian award “Paa-Kanten prisen” for her work in feminist philosophy.

From 2016-2019 Pettersen was the President of The Inter…

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