We want to believe women who make claims about being abused by more powerful men, but the notion of always doing so is philosophically problematic.
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AUTHOR: Trudy Govier
Trudy Govier is a Canadian philosopher and Professor Emerita of the University of Lethbridge. Her many books and articles include A Practical Study of Argument, Forgiveness and Revenge, and Taking Wrongs Seriously.