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  1. Susan Ackerman (2010). Otherworldly Music and the Other Sex. In John J. Collins & Daniel C. Harlow (eds.), The "Other" in Second Temple Judaism: Essays in Honor of John J. Collins. W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co..
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  2. Linda Alcoff (2008). Gender and Reproduction. Asian Journal of Women's Studies 14 (4):7-27.
    This paper provides a materialist approach to defining gender identity.
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  3. Linda Martín Alcoff (2006). Visible Identities: Race, Gender, and the Self. OUP USA.
    In the heated debates over identity politics, few theorists have looked carefully at the conceptualizations of identity assumed by all sides. Visible Identities fills this gap. Drawing on both philosophical sources as well as theories and empirical studies in the social sciences, Martín Alcoff makes a strong case that identities are not like special interests, nor are they doomed to oppositional politics, nor do they inevitably lead to conformism, essentialism, or reductive approaches to judging others. Identities are historical formations and (...)
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  4. Cathryn Bailey (2009). Embracing the Icon: The Feminist Potential of the Trans Bodhisattva, Kuan Yin. Hypatia 24 (3):178 - 196.
    I explore how the Buddhist icon Kuan Yin is emerging as a point of identification for trans people and has the potential to resolve a tension within feminism. As a figure that slips past the male/female binary, Kuan Yin explodes the dichotomy between universal and particular in a way that captures the pragmatist and feminist emphasis on doing justice to concrete, particular lives without becoming stuck in an essentialist quagmire.
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  5. Debra Bergoffen & Gail Weiss (2012). Cluster: Contesting the Norms of Embodiment — Editors' Introduction. Hypatia 27 (2):241-242.
  6. Roberta Bivins (2000). Sex Cells: Gender and the Language of Bacterial Genetics. [REVIEW] Journal of the History of Biology 33 (1):113 - 139.
    Between 1946 and 1960, a new phenomenon emerged in the field of bacteriology. "Bacterial sex," as it was called, revolutionized the study of genetics, largely by making available a whole new class of cheap, fast-growing, and easily manipulated organisms. But what was "bacterial sex?" How could single-celled organisms have "sex" or even be sexually differentiated? The technical language used in the scientific press -- the public and inalienable face of 20th century science -- to describe this apparently neuter organism was (...)
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  7. Robyn Bluhm (2013). Self‐Fulfilling Prophecies: The Influence of Gender Stereotypes on Functional Neuroimaging Research on Emotion. Hypatia 28 (4):870-886.
    Feminist scholars have shown that research on sex/gender differences in the brain is often used to support gender stereotypes. Scientists use a variety of methodological and interpretive strategies to make their results consistent with these stereotypes. In this paper, I analyze functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) research that examines differences between women and men in brain activity associated with emotion and show that these researchers go to great lengths to make their results consistent with the view that women are more (...)
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  8. Rosi Braidotti (2002). Metamorphoses: Towards a Materialist Theory of Becoming. Published by Polity Press in Association with Blackwell Publishers.
  9. Judith Butler (1993/2011). Bodies That Matter: On the Discursive Limits of "Sex". Routledge.
    This book will be essential reading in feminism, cultural studies, philosophy and political theory.
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  10. Olio Center (1987). Mary B. Mahowald Sex-Role Stereotypes In Medicine. Hypatia 2 (2).
  11. Claire Colebrook (2004). Gender. Palgrave Macmillan.
    This book offers a clear introductory overview of the concept of gender. It places gender in its historical contexts and traces its development from the Enlightenment to the present, before moving on to the evolution of the concept of gender from within the various stances of feminist criticism, and recent developments in queer theory and post-feminism. Close analysis of key literary texts, including Frankenstein , Paradise Lost and A Midsummer Night's Dream , shows how specific styles of literature enable reflection (...)
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  12. John Corvino (2000). Analyzing Gender. Southwest Philosophy Review 17 (1):173-180.
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  13. Monique David-Ménard (2003). Sexual Alterity and the Alterity of the Real for Thought. Angelaki 8 (2):137 – 150.
  14. Vasilikie P. Demos & Marcia Texler Segal (eds.) (2001). An International Feminist Challenge to Theory. Jai.
  15. Marguerite Deslauriers (2009). Sexual Difference in Aristotle's Politics and His Biology. Classical World 102 (3):215-231.
  16. M. Dhanda (1996). Rosalyn Diprose, The Bodies of Women: Ethics, Embodiment and Sexual Difference. Journal of Applied Philosophy 13:327-328.
  17. Alfrancio Ferreira Dias & Antônio Jefferson Barreto Xavier (2013). A ausência de educadores do sexo masculino nas creches da cidade de jequié. Saberes Em Perspectiva 3 (5):103-115.
    O presente artigo é fruto de uma pesquisa em andamento realizada na cidade de Jequié­Ba, com o objetivo de problematizar a ausência de educadores do sexo masculino nas creches desse Município, sendo realizado entrevistas como as diretoras das creches e aplicado um questionário com os estudantes do curso de Pedagogia da Universidade Estadual do Sudoeste da Bahia, faremos ainda uma abordagem a cerca da feminização do magistério.
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  18. Frank Dikotter (1996). Sex, Culture and Modernity in China Medical Science and the Construction of Sexual Identities in the Early Republican Period. History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences 18 (2):241.
  19. Alice H. Eagly & Wendy Wood (2005). Universal Sex Differences Across Patriarchal Cultures [Not Equal] Evolved Psychological Dispositions. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 28 (2):281-283.
    Schmitt's findings provide little evidence that sex differences in sociosexuality are explained by evolved dispositions. These sex differences are better explained by an evolutionary account that treats the psychological attributes of women and men as emergent, given the biological attributes of the sexes, especially female reproductive capacity, and the economic and social structural aspects of societies.
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  20. B. D. Earp (2014). Hymen 'Restoration' in Cultures of Oppression: How Can Physicians Promote Individual Patient Welfare Without Becoming Complicit in the Perpetuation of Unjust Social Norms? Journal of Medical Ethics 40 (6):431-431.
  21. Susan Feldman (1979). Trebilcot's Two Forms of Androgynism. Journal of Social Philosophy 10 (3):14-16.
  22. Linda Fisher (1992). Gender and Other Categories. Hypatia 7 (3):173 - 179.
    In my discussion of Bordo's paper I leave aside the particulars of her detailed critique of Grimshaw and the issue of the "maleness" of philosophy and focus instead on some questions raised by her analysis of heterogeneity and generality. I find this analysis very persuasive, particularly her counterarguments to the "theoretics of heterogeneity." However, I am less persuaded by her concluding points and suggestions for future directions.
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  23. Cynthia Gayman (2011). Politicizing the Personal: Thinking About the Feminist Subject with Michel Foucault and John Dewey. Foucault Studies 11:63-75.
    While the varied theoretical frameworks of second wave feminism made possible critical interrogation of societal patterns of domination and oppression in view of the transformative goal of liberation, Michel Foucault’s conceptualization of power shifts contemporary feminist thought away from this binary field of relations towards more fundamental questions about gender constitution. Indeed, from the perspective of popular culture it would seem that challenges to rigid gender roles were a thing of the past, to which freedom and certain kinds of gender (...)
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  24. Judith Genova (1994). Turing's Sexual Guessing Game. Social Epistemology 8 (4):313 – 326.
  25. Kathleen Gerson (2011). The Unfinished Revolution: Coming of Age in a New Era of Gender, Work, and Family. OUP USA.
    In the controversial public debate over modern American families, the vast changes in family life--the rise of single, two-paycheck, and same-sex parents--have often been blamed for declining morality and unhappy children. Drawing upon pioneering research with the children of the gender revolution, Kathleen Gerson reveals that it is not a lack of "family values," but rigid social and economic forces that make it difficult to have a vibrant and committed family and work life. -/- Despite the entrance of women into (...)
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  26. Kathleen Gerson (2010). The Unfinished Revolution: How a New Generation is Reshaping Family, Work, and Gender in America. OUP USA.
    The vast changes in family life--the rise of single, same-sex, and two-paycheck parents--have often been blamed for declining morality and unhappy children. Drawing upon pioneering research with the children of the gender revolution, Kathleen Gerson reveals that it is not a lack of "family values," but rigid social and economic forces that make it difficult to live out those values. In the controversial public debate over modern American families, The Unfinished Revolution takes a measured approach, looking at the young adults (...)
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  27. Miqqi Alicia Gilbert (2009). Defeating Bigenderism: Changing Gender Assumptions in the Twenty-First Century. Hypatia 24 (3):93 - 112.
    Bigenderism maintains there are only two genders, which correspond with the two sexes, male and female. Basic bigenderism requires that legal documents and public institutions designate a single invariant gender (that is, sex). Strict bigenderism applies these categories in a social context that stigmatizes "imperfect" men and women who do not reach ideals set by the bigenderist schema. I discuss these concepts and their implications, present three models that successively weaken bigenderist assumptions, and argue for the most radical of the (...)
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  28. James Giles (2012). Adult Baby Syndrome and Age Identity Disorder: Comment on Kise and Nguyen (2011). Archives of Sexual Behavior 41 (2):321-322.
    In Kise and Ngyuen’s “Adult Baby Syndrome and Gender Identity Disorder” (2011), the authors refer to their male subject as “Ms B” because he prefers to identify with being a female. But they do not refer to her as being a baby, even though the subject also prefers to identify with being a baby. This shows that although they respect the subject’s gender identity preferences, they do not respect the subject’s age identity preferences. One reason for this might be that (...)
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  29. Janet Varner Gunn (1998). Book Review: Maxine Sheets-Johnstone. The Roots of Thinking. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1990. And Maxine Sheets-Johnstone. The Roots of Power: Animate Form and Gendered Bodies. Chicago: Open Court, 1994. [REVIEW] Hypatia 13 (3):177-181.
  30. Margareta Hallberg (2012). Gender and Philosophy of Science: The Case of Mary Hesse. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 43 (2):333-340.
  31. Nancy J. Holland (2011). Looking Backwards: A Feminist Revisits Herbert Marcuse's "Eros and Civilization". Hypatia 26 (1):65 - 78.
    This paper reconsiders Marcuse's Eros and Civilization from the perspective of Gayle Rubin's classic article "The Traffic in Women." The primary goals of this comparison are to investigate the social and psychological mechanisms that perpetuate the archaic sex/gender system Rubin describes under current conditions of post-industrial capitalism; to open possible new avenues of analysis and liberatory praxis based on these authors' applications of Marxist insights to cultural interpretations of Freud's writings; and to make clearer the role sexual repression continues to (...)
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  32. Ludger Jansen (2009). Die Ontologie des Geschlechts. In Hella Ehlers, Beate Rudlof, Heike Trappe, Gabriele Linke & Heike Kahlert (eds.), Geschlechterdifferenz – und kein Ende? Sozial- und geisteswissenschaftliche Beiträge zur Genderforschung. LIT-Verlag. 19-39.
  33. Stephen Jarosek (2005). The Semiotics of Sexuality. Sign Systems Studies 33 (1):73-135.
    Pragmatism is the idea that we attribute meaning to things that matter to us. Ultimately, the things that matter are intercepted by our bodies — our eyes, ears, nose, hands, feet, skin — right down to our sex differences. Our bodies are the tools with which we interface with the world — the cultural world. Sex differences provide major insights into how the body impacts on experience and thus, personality and ultimately culture’s gender roles. In my earlier paper, I discuss (...)
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  34. Nicola Lacey, From Moll Flanders to Tess of the D'Urbervilles: Women, Autonomy and Criminal Responsibility in Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century England.
    In the early 18th Century, Daniel Defoe found it natural to write a novel whose heroine was a sexually adventurous, socially marginal property offender. Only half a century later, this would have been next to unthinkable. In this paper, the disappearance of Moll Flanders, and her supercession in the annals of literary female offenders by heroines like Tess of the d'Urbervilles, serves as a metaphor for fundamental changes in ideas of selfhood, gender and social order in 18th and 19th Century (...)
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  35. Hilge Landweer & Gertrudetr Postl (2005). Anthropological, Social, and Moral Limitations of a Multiplicity of Genders. Hypatia 20 (2):27-47.
    : This work argues from a social-theoretical perspective for the view that every concept of 'gender' remains bound to reproduction. As every culture is interested in its continuity, it distinguishes individuals according to their assumed possible contribution to reproduction and so develops a fundamental dual classification. Subsequent gender categories are necessarily derived from this one. The conceptual and empirical arguments for this thesis are illustrated through an imagined dystopia. There I envision under what conditions a complete dissociation of the concepts (...)
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  36. H. P. P. Lotter (2000). The South African Constitution Requires Men to Be Feminist. Koers 65 (4).
    Can a man be a feminist? If so, what would it mean? I want to participate in a dialogue between women and men on how to accommodate women’s moral concerns. I propose that the fundamental values of justice embodied in the South African constitutional democracy require men to be feminist. These values provide the best safeguard of the important interests and values of both women and men. Men who accept these values can support the main concerns of feminism. The implications (...)
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  37. María Lugones (2009). Cosmology and Gender in Sylvia Marcos's Taken From the Lips. Clr James Journal 15 (1):283-288.
  38. Mary B. Mahowald (1987). Sex-Role Stereotypes in Medicine. Hypatia 2 (2):21 - 38.
    I argue for compatibility between feminism and medicine by developing a model of the physician-other relationship which is essentially egalitarian. This entails rejection of (a) a paternalistic model which reinforces sex-role stereotypes, (b) a maternalistic model which exclusively emphasizes patient autonomy, and (c) a model which focuses on the physician's conscience. The model I propose (parentalism) captures the complexity and dynamism of the physician-other relationship, by stressing mutuality in respect for autonomy and regard for each other's interests.
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  39. Letitia Meynell (2013). Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference. By Cordelia Fine. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2010. Brain Storm: The Flaws in the Science of Sex Differences. By Rebecca M. Jordan‐Young. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2010. [REVIEW] Hypatia 28 (3):684-689.
  40. Ross Morrow (2010). The Ontology of Sex, by Carrie Hull. Journal of Critical Realism 6 (1):158-164.
  41. Ross Morrow (2007). Review of 'The Ontology of Sex: A Critical Inquiry Into the Deconstruction and Reconstruction of Categories' by Carrie Hull. [REVIEW] Journal of Critical Realism 6 (1):158-164.
  42. Linda J. Nicholson (2001). Revisioning Gender (Review). Hypatia 16 (1):90-91.
  43. Alice Pechriggl & Gertrude Postl (2005). Body and Gender Within the Stratifications of the Social Imaginary. Hypatia 20 (2):102 - 118.
    Using the notion of a transfiguration of sexed bodies, this text deals with the stratifications of the gender-specific imaginary. Starting from the figurative-thus creative-force of the psyche-soma, its interaction with the configurations of a collective body will be developed from the perspectives of social philosophy and philosophy of history. At the center of my discussion is the interdependence between the individual psyche-soma, the socialized individual, and a collective bodily imaginary, on the one hand, and the strata of a gender imaginary (...)
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  44. Alice Pechriggl & Translated By Gertrude Postl (2005). Body and Gender Within the Stratifications of the Social Imaginary. Hypatia 20 (2):102-118.
  45. Christopher J. Preston (2002). Gender, Place, and Identity: Understanding Feminist Geographies (Review). Hypatia 17 (1):219-222.
  46. Stella Sandford, Thinking Sex Politically: Rethinking 'Sex' in Plato's Republic.
    This is in a special issue of the journal entitled 'Thinking Politically'. The material derives from Sandford's ongoing book project, contracted to Polity Press, Plato and 'Sex'.
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  47. Arlene W. Saxonhouse (1976). The Philosopher and the Female in the Political Thought of Plato. Political Theory 4 (2):195-212.
  48. Patrocinio P. Schweickart (1993). In Defense of Femininity: Commentary on Sandra Bartky's "Femininity and Domination". Hypatia 8 (1):178 - 191.
    According to Bartky, "To be a feminist, one has first to become one," and to become a feminist, one has to overcome femininity. Although I agree with Bartky's critique of femininity, I argue that feminist consciousness has to involve a contradictory attitude toward femininity-not just a critique, but also an appreciation of the utopian values it harbors.
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  49. Alexis Shotwell & Trevor Sangrey (2009). Resisting Definition: Gendering Through Interaction and Relational Selfhood. Hypatia 24 (3):56 - 76.
    This paper argues that trans and genderqueer people affect the gender formation and identity of non-trans people. We explore three instances of this relationship between trans and non-trans genders: an allegiance to inadequate liberal-individualist models of selfhood; tropes through which trans people are made to stand as theoretical objects with which to think about gender broadly; and a narrow focus on gender and evasion of an intersectional understanding of gender formation.
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  50. Robert Sparrow (2010). Why Bioethicists Still Need to Think More About Sex …. American Journal of Bioethics 10 (7):W1-W3.
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