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Mary Field Belenky Quotes

Connected knowers do not measure other people's words by some impersonal standard. Their purpose is not to judge but to understand.
[Helping Other People]

Really listening and suspending one's own judgment is necessary in order to understand other people on their own terms. As we have noted, this is a process that requires trust and builds trust.
[Helping Other People]

That they can strengthen through the empowerment of others is essential wisdom often gathered by women.