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 Ethics and Human Reproduction: A Feminist Analysis (Boston: Allen & Unwin, 1987; reprinted, 1989).

·         To be reprinted by Routledge Library Editions (London, UK), 2012

Reviews:

  • Anonymous. 1988. Childbirth Education Newsletter (Toronto) JAN: 11.
  • Cole, Eve Browning (University of Minnesota). 1988. Feminist Ethics 2 (3) SUMMER: 81-85.
  • Kormondy, E. J. (University of Hawaii at Hilo). 1988. Choice JUN.
  • Pappert, Ann. 1988. Healthsharing FALL: 33-34.
  • Shearer, Madeleine H. 1988. Birth (Blackwell Scientific Publications) 15 (3) SEP: 185.
  • Sherwin, Susan (Dalhousie University). 1988. Atlantis 13 (2) SPRING: 123-125.
  • Coffey, Mary Anne (Ontario Institute for Studies in Education). 1989. Resources for Feminist Research/Documentation sur la recherche féministe 18 (1):11-12

 

 

 

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 Human Reproduction: Principles, Practices, Policies (Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1993).

Reviews:

  • Manion, Eileen (Dawson College). 1994. Resources for Feminist Research/Documentation sur la recherche féministe 23 (1/2) SPRING/SUMMER: 51-52.
  • Manion, Eileen (Dawson College). 1994. Canadian Journal of Political and Social Theory 17 (3): 102-108.
  • McCormack, Thelma (York University). 1994. Canadian Journal of Political Science 27 (3):630-631.
  • Menzies, Heather (Carleton University). 1994. Herizons SUMMER: 35.
  • Newbery, Lillian. 1994. The Anglican Journal JAN.
  • Almond, Brenda (University of Hull). 1995. Philosophical Quarterly 145 (181) OCT: 545-550.
  • Draper, H. (University of Birmingham). 1995. Journal of Medical Ethics 21 (5) OCT: 313-314.
  • Little, Margaret Olivia. 1995. Medical Humanities Review 9 (2): 38-45.
  • Mauron, A. (University of Geneva). 1995. History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences 17 (3): 523-524.
  • McDaniel, S A. (University of Alberta) 1995. Journal of Comparative Family Studies 26 (3) FALL: 469-471.
  • Peach, Lucinda Joy (Indiana University). 1995. Canadian Philosophical Reviews 14 (4) AUG: 347-349.
  • Sherwin, Susan (Dalhousie University). 1995. Hastings Center Report 25 (2) MAR-APR: 34-37.
  • Chapouthier, G. 1996. Revue Philosophique de la France et de L’Étranger 121(1) JAN-MAR: 189-190.
  • Purdy, Laura M. 1995. Ethics 105 (3) (April): 693.

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A Feminist I: Reflections From Academia (Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 1998).

  • Nominated in 2000 for the 2001 Nicholas Hoare/Renaud-Bray Canadian Philosophical Association Book Prize

Reviews:

  • Murray, Heather (University of Toronto) 1998. Letters in Canada: 116-117.
  • Heyes, Cressida (University of Alberta) 1999. Philosophy in Review 19 (5) OCT: 365-367.
  • Van Luven, Lynne (University of Victoria) 1999. Quill and Quire JAN: 34-35.
  • Murray, H. (University of Toronto) 1999. University of Toronto Quarterly 69 (1) WIN: 116-117.
  • Ross, Cecily. 1999. The Globe and Mail FEB 20: D10.
  • Showalter, Elaine. 1999. Times Literary Supplement MAR 19: 8.
  • Minnich, Elizabeth Kamarck (Graduate School for Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, The Union Institute). 2000. Women’s Review of Books 17 (8) MAY: 16-18.
  • Brennan, Samantha (University of Western Ontario) 2000. American Philosophical Association Newsletter 2000 (1) FALL: 24-25.
  • Campbell, Sue. (Dalhousie University) 2001. Dialogue 40 (2) SPRING: 412-416.
  • McLeod, Carolyn. (University of Western Ontario) 2001/02. Resources for Feminist Research 29 (1/2) WINTER: 141-144.
  • Anonymous female graduate student. 2005. (July 3) http://womaninacademe.blogspot.com/2005/07/book-review-feminist-i-reflections.html

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Thinking Like a Woman: Personal Life and Political Ideas (Toronto: Sumach Press, 2001).

Reviews:

  • Fitzpatrick, Meagan (Queen’s University). 2001. Queen’s Alumni Review SUMMER: 44.
  • Ford, Catherine. 2001. Calgary Herald September 28; Kingston Whig-Standard October 2: 5.
  • Peets, Christine. 2002. Herizons 15 (4) Spring: 39.
  • Reuter, Shelley Z (Concordia University). 2001. Canadian Book Review Annual, ed. Joyce M. Wilson (27): 378-379.

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Aging, Death, and Human Longevity: A Philosophical Inquiry (Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 2003).

  • Korean edition published May, 2005
  • Paperback edition published June, 2005
  • Winner of the Biannual Broadview Press/Canadian Philosophical Association 2005 Book Prize
  • Awarded the Abbyann D. Lynch Medal in Bioethics, Royal Society of Canada, November, 2006

Reviews:

  • Anonymous. 2003. The Virginia Quarterly Review 79 (3) Summer: 97-98.
  • Melman-Clement, Deborah. 2003. Kingston Whig-Standard, “Companion” section March 15: 1 and 3.
  • John, H. J. (Trinity College DC). 2003. Choice JUL (one page)
  • Crichton, Violet. 2004. Vista: Seniors Association Kingston Region 27 (1) January: 19.
  • White, Ron F. (College of Mount St. Joseph). 2004 (December). Rejuvenation Research 7 (4): 261-262.
  • Callahan, Daniel (Director, The Hastings Center). 2003. Medical Humanities Review 17(1) Spring: 79-82.
  • Moody, Harry R. (International Longevity Center, USA). 2004. The Gerontologist. 44 (3) June: 432-436.
  • Holm, Søren (University of Manchester and University of Oslo). 2004. Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 7(1): 105-107.
  • Houle, Karen (University of Alberta). 2004. Philosophy in Review 24 (6) (December): 428-430.
  • Stevenson, Jack T. (University of Toronto). 2004. University of Toronto Quarterly 74 (1) (Winter): 314-315.
  • Shostak, Stanley (University of Pittsburgh). 2004. The European Legacy: The Official Journal of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas 9 (6): 846-847.
  • Lanoix, Monique (Dalhousie University). 2005. Dialogue XLIV (2) (Spring): 408-409.
  • Mahowald, Mary Briody (University of Chicago). 2005. Hypatia: Journal of Feminist Philosophy 20 (3) (Summer): 226-229.
  • Invited Symposium on Aging, Death, and Human Longevity:  A Philosophical Inquiry.  Commentaries by Felicia Nimue Ackerman (Brown University), Samantha Brennan (University of Western Ontario), and Daniel Callahan (Hastings Center).  Dialogue XLV (3) (Summer, 2006):  549-576.
  • Lawlor, Allison.  2007.  “In Praise of Longevity” (French version, “Apologie de la Longévité”), University Affairs 48 (2) (February):  10-17.

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"Role Muddles: The Stereotyping of Feminists," Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women, Feminist Perspectives Series, #21, March, 1992.

 

 

Why Have Children? The Ethical Debate (Boston:  Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press, 2012)

·         Korean edition published by Boogle Books (Seoul, Korea, 2013).

Reviews:

·          Warnock, Mary (Baroness).  1 March 2012.  “Guide to Prenatal Philosophy.”  Times Higher Education 039 (2):  52-53.

·          Ford, Paul.  2012.  “Then Again, Maybe I Will:  Two Kids, Two Zygotes, and a Dilemma.”  The Slate Book Review http://www.slate.com/articles/arts/books/2012/03/christine_overall_s_why_have_children_reviewed_.html.

·          Anonymous.  3 March 2012.  Publishers Weekly  http://www.publishersweekly.com/978-0-262-01698-8.

·          Kolbert, Elizabeth.  9 April 2012.  “The Case Against Kids.”  The New Yorker http://www.newyorker.com/arts/critics/books/2012/04/09/120409crbo_books_kolbert?currentPage=all.

·          Mike Norris.  19 April 2012.  “Children Not ‘Little Therapists’”.  The Kingston Whig-Standard http://www.thewhig.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?archive=true&e=3537677.

·          Brickman, J. P. (United States Merchant Marine Academy).  September, 2012.  Choice:  Current Reviews for Academic Libraries 50 (1):

·          Oler, Tammy R.  2012.  Bitch Magazine 55 (Summer):  62-63.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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