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Books or Edited Collections

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The Power of Conscientious Objectors, submitted to and under contract with Oxford University Press, UK.

Family-Making: Contemporary Ethical Challenges. Edited with F. Baylis. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2014.

Let Conscience Be Their Guide? Conscientious Refusals in Health Care. Edited with J. Downie, Special issue of Bioethics, 28(1), 2014.

The Healthy Embryo: Social, Biomedical, Legal and Philosophical Perspectives. Edited with J. Nisker, F. Baylis, I. Karpin, and R. Mykitiuk. New York, Cambridge University Press, 2010.

Understanding and Protecting Reproductive Autonomy. Edited special issue of Bioethics 23(1), 2009.

Self-Trust and Reproductive Autonomy. Cambridge, Mass: The MIT Press, 2002.


Refereed Articles or Book Chapters

“Does Reproductive Justice Demand Insurance Coverage for IVF? Reflections on the work of Anne Donchin,” IJFAB: International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, forthcoming.

“Parental Licensing and Discrimination” (with A. Botterell), the Routledge Handbook on the Philosophy of Childhood and Children, Ed. G. Calder, J. De Wispelaere, and A. Gheaus, submitted and forthcoming.

The Medical Non-Necessity of In Vitro Fertilization,” IJFAB: International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics 10(1), 2017: 78-102.

“Licensing Parents in International Contract Pregnancies” (with A. Botterell), Journal of Applied Philosophy, Symposium on Global Surrogacy, ed. V. Panitch and C. Straehle, 33(2), 2016: 178, 196. 

“Can a Right to Reproduce Justify the Status Quo on Parental Licensing?” (with A. Botterell). In Permissible Progeny. Ed. R. Vernon, S. Hannan, and S. Brennan. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. pp. 184-207.

Conscientious Refusal and Access to Abortion and Contraception” (with C. Fitzgerald). Routledge Companion to Bioethics. Ed. J. Arras, E. Fenton, and R. Kukla. New York: Routledge, 2015. pp. 343-356.

A Hague Convention on Contract Pregnancy (or ‘Surrogacy’): Avoiding Ethical Inconsistencies with the Convention on Adoption” (with A. Botterell), International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, 7(1), 2014: 219-235.

“‘Not for the Faint of Heart’: Assessing the Status Quo on Adoption and Parental Licensing” (with A. Botterell). In Family-Making, ed. F. Baylis and C. McLeod, 2014: pp. 151-167.

“Justification for Conscience Exemptions in Health Care” (with L. Kantymir), Bioethics, Special Issue, ed. C. McLeod and J. Downie, 28(1), 2014: 16-23.

Moving Forward With a Clear Conscience: A Model Conscientious Objection Policy for Canadian Colleges of Physicians and Surgeons” (with J. Downie and J. Shaw), Health Law Review, 21(3), 2013: 28-32.

“Trust,” The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, ed. Edward N. Zalta, substantial revision 2011, originally published 2006.

Taking A Feminist Relational Perspective on Conscience.” In Being Relational: Reflections on Relational Theory and Health Law and Policy. Ed. J. Downie and J. Lewellyn. Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia Press, 2011. pp. 161-181.

“Harm or Mere Inconvenience? Denying Women Emergency Contraception,” Hypatia 25(1), 2010: 11-30.

“Morally Justifying Oncofertility Research.” In Oncofertility: Reflections from the Humanities and Social Sciences. Ed. T. K. Woodruff, L. Zoloth, L. Campo-Engelstein, and S. Rodriguez. New York: Springer, 2010. pp. 187-194.

Referral in the Wake of Conscientious Objection to Abortion,” Hypatia 23(4), 2008: 30-47.

Infertility and Moral Luck: The Politics of Women Blaming Themselves for Infertility” (with J. Ponesse), IJFAB: International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics 1(1), 2008: 126-144.

For Dignity or Money: Feminists on the Commodification of Women’s Reproductive Labour,” Oxford Handbook of Bioethics. Ed. B. Steinbock. Oxford UK: Oxford University Press, 2007. 258-281.

The Stem Cell Debate Continues: The Buying and Selling of Eggs for Research” (with F. Baylis), Journal of Medical Ethics 33(12), 2007: 726-731.

Donating Fresh vs. Frozen Embryos to Stem Cell Research: In Whose Interests?” (with F. Baylis), Bioethics 21(9), 2007: 465-477.

Choice in Fertility Preservation in Girls and Adolescent Women With Cancer” (with J. Nisker and F. Baylis), Cancer 107(7 Suppl), 2006 Oct. 1: 1686-9.

Feminists on the Inalienability of Human Embryos” (with F. Baylis), supplementary volume 21 of Hypatia on Maternal Bodies. Ed. R. Kukla, 2006. 1-14.

How to Distinguish Autonomy from Integrity,” Canadian Journal of Philosophy 35(1), 2005: 107-134.

Integrity and Self-Protection,” Journal of Social Philosophy 35(2), 2004: 216-232.

Mere and Partial Means: The Full Range of the Objectification of Women.” Supplementary Volume 28 of Canadian Journal of Philosophy on Feminist Moral Philosophy. Ed. S. Brennan, 2002. 219-244.

Our Attitude Towards the Motivation of Those We Trust,” The Southern Journal of Philosophy 38(3), 2000: 465-479.

Relational Autonomy, Self-Trust, and Health Care for Patients Who are Oppressed” (with S. Sherwin). In Relational Autonomy: Feminist Perspectives on Autonomy, Agency and the Social Self.  Ed. C. MacKenzie and N. Stoljar. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. 259-279.


For a more detailed list of my publications, please see my CV or my profile on PhilPapers.