Selected Publications

[More listed on CV 2017]


  • The status quo fallacy. Implicit Bias and Philosophy, volume 1: Epistemology and Metaphysics, Eds. Michael Brownstein and Jennifer Saul. Oxford University Press, 2016.
  • Aggression, politeness and abstract adversaries, Informal Logic 33(2), 2013. Open access.
  • Critical thinking and the adversary paradigm, APA Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy, 2013. Open access.
  • Feminist empiricism.* The Handbook of Feminist Research, second edition, ed. Sharlene Hesse-Biber, Sage, 2011. [pdf: All rights to pdf reserved; for reuse please contact Sage].
  • The authority of the fallacies approach to argument evaluationInformal Logic 30(3), 2010. Open access.
  • Silence and the limitations of social objectivity, International Feminist Journal of Politics, 11, 2009.
  • On the very idea of a feminist epistemology for science: Review symposium on Sharyn Clough’s “Beyond Epistemology,”* Metascience 15: 21-27, 2006 [pdf].
  • The epistemological evaluation of oppositional secrets, Hypatia 20(4), 2005.
  • The open end: Social naturalism, feminist values and the integrity of epistemology.  Social Epistemology 16(3), 2003.
  • Where standpoint stands now.  Women & Politics 18(3), 1997. (Reprinted in: (1) Politics and Feminist Standpoint Theories, Ed. Sally J. Kenny, Helen Kinsella, Haworth Press, 1997; (2) Researching Gender, edited by Christina Hughes, Sage, 2012.)


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