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The Intersection of Gender, Race and Disability with Philosophy of Science

This new reading group meets on Mondays, 2–3pm, in the Board Room. Organised by Azita Chellappoo (asc63).

Michaelmas Term 2017

Week 2 (16 October)

Haraway, D. (1984). 'A cyborg manifesto: Science, technology, and socialist-feminism in the late 20th century'.

Week 3 (23 October)

Harding, S. (2004). 'A socially relevant philosophy of science? Resources from standpoint theory's controversiality', Hypatia, 19(1), 25–47.

Week 4 (30 October)

Chapter from 'Queer Science: The Use and Abuse of Research Into Homosexuality' by Simon LeVay (to be circulated).

Week 5 (6 November)

Chapter from 'Philosophy of Science and Race' by Naomi Zack (to be circulated).

Week 6 (13 November)

Roberts, D. (2008). 'Is Race-Based Medicine Good for Us? African American Approaches to Race, Biomedicine, and Equality', Journal of Law, Medicine, and Ethics, 36: 537–545.

Week 7 (20 November)

O'Donovan, M. (2013). 'Feminism, Disability, and Evolutionary Psychology: What's Missing?', Disability Studies Quarterly, 33(4).

Week 8 (27 November)