“Human Rights in Pre‑Affluent Societies,” The Philosophical Quarterly, 31(1981), pp. 139‑144.

“The Inevitability of the State,” Analysis, 41 (1981), pp. 46‑49.

“The Rationale for Inalienable Rights in Moral Systems,” Social Theory and Practice, 7 (1981), pp. 127‑143.

“Rights‑based Rights,” Law and Philosophy, 3 (1984), pp. 407‑418.

“A Sketch of a Rights Taxonomy,” in Economic Justice: Private Rights and Public Responsibilities, edited by Kenneth Kipnis and Diana T. Meyers (1985), pp. 87‑94.

“The Politics of Self‑respect:  A Feminist Perspective,” Hypatia, 1 (1986): 83‑100.

“Work and Self‑respect,” in Moral Rights in the Workplace, edited by Gertrude Ezor­sky, State Univer­sity of New York Press, 1986, pp. 18‑27; reprinted in Ethical  Theory and Business, edited by Norman Bowie and Tom  L. Beau­­champ, Prentice­‑Hall, 1988, in Making a Living, edited by Janet Marting, Har­per Collins, 1993, in Findings, edited by Lewis A.  Meyers, D.C. Heath, 1995.

“Kant’s Liberal Alliance: A Permanent Peace?” in Political Realism and International Morality:  Ethics in the Nuclear Age, edited by Kenneth Kipnis and Diana T. Meyers, Westview Press, 1987, pp. 212-219.

“The Socialized Individual and Individual Autonomy: An Intersection between Philosophy and Psychology,” in Women and Moral Theory, edited by Eva Kittay and Diana T. Meyers, 1987, pp. 139‑153.

“Personal Autonomy and the Paradox of Feminine Socializa­tion,” The Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 84 (1987), pp. 619-628, reprinted in Ethics in the 90s, ed. Joram Graf Haber, Bartlett, 1997.

“Democratic Theory and the Democratic Agent,” NOMOS XXXII, ed. John W. Chapman and Alan Wert­heim­er. New York: NYU Press, 1990, pp. 126-150.

“Personal Autonomy or the Deconstructed Subject?” Hypatia, Vol.7 (1992), pp. 124-132.

“The Subversion of Women’s Agency in Psychoanalytic Feminism: Chodor­ow, Flax, Kristev­a.” in Revaluing French Feminism, edited by Sandra Bartky and Nancy Fraser, Indiana University Press, 1992, pp. 136-161.

“Social Exclusion, Moral Reflection, and Rights,” Law and Philosophy, Vol. 12

(1993), pp. 115-130; reprinted in Radical Critiques of the Law, edited by Stephen Griffin and Robert Moffat, U.  Kansas Press, 1997.

“Moral Reflection:  Beyond Impartial Reason,” Hypatia, Vol. 8 (1993), pp. 21-47.

“Cultural Diversity:  Rights, Goals, and Competing Values,” in Jewish Identity, edited by Michael Krausz and David Goldberg, Temple University Press, 1993, pp. 15-34; reprinted in Rights and Reason: Essays in Honor of Carl Wellman, edited by Marilyn Friedman, Larry May, Kate Parsons, and Jennifer Stiff, Kluwer, 2000.

“Rights in Collision:  A Non-Punitive, Compensatory Remedy for Abusive Speech,” Law and Philosophy, 14 (2),­1995: 203-243; reprinted in Liberty, Equality, Plurality, edited by Larry May and Christine Sistare, University Press of Kansas, 1997; nominated for the Berger Prize for the best published paper in legal theory,  1996.

“Emotion and Heterodox Moral Perception: An Essay in Moral Social Psychology,” in Feminists Rethink the Self, edited by Diana T. Meyers, West­view Press, 1997.

“Moral Subjectivity” in the Blackwell Dictionary of Business Ethics, edited by R. Edward Freeman and Patricia Wer­hane, 1997.

“The Family Romance: A Fin-de-Siecle Tragedy,” in Feminism and Families, edited by Hilde Nelson, Routledge, 1997; reprinted in Feminist Social Thought: A Reader edited by Diana T. Meyers, Routledge, 1997.

“Agency,” in A Companion to Feminist Philosophy, edited by Alison Jag­gar and Iris Young, Black­well, 1998.

“Tropes of Social Relations and the Problem of Tropisms in Figurative Discourse,” in Norms and Values: Essays in Honor of Virginia Held, edited by Mark Halfon and Joram Haber, Rowman and Littlefield, 1998.

“Authenticity for Real People,” in Proceedings of the Twentieth World Congress of Philosophy: Philosophy of Mind and Philosophy of Psychology (2001):195-202.

“Miroir, Memoire, Mirage: Appearance, Aging, and Women,” in Mother Time: Ethical Issues in Women and Aging edited by Margaret Urban Walker, Rowman and Littlefield, 1999.

“Feminist Perspectives on the Self,” in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy,  (Fall 1999 Edition), ed. Edward N. Zalta, URL: 1999.

“Intersectional Identity and the Authentic Self?  Opposites Attract,” in Relational Autonomy, edited by Catriona Mackenzie and Natalie Stoljar, Oxford University Press, 2000.

“The Rush to Motherhood — Pronatalist Discourse and Women’s Autonomy,” Signs 26 (2001): 735-773; received Honorable Mention as a 2003 Outstanding Article, American Sociological Association, Sex and Gender Section.

“Marginalized Identities — Individuality, Groups, and Theory” in Marginal Groups and Mainstream American Culture, ed. Yolanda Estes, Arnold Lorenzo Farr, Patricia Smith, and Clelia Smyth, Kansas University Press, 2000.

“Feminism and Women’s Autonomy: The Challenge of Female Genital Cutting,” Metaphilosophy 31 (2000): 469-491; also in The Edinburgh Companion to Contemporary Liberalism, ed. Mark Evans, Edinburgh University Press, 2001.

“Nancy J. Chodorow.” in Key Contemporary Social Theorists, Ed. Anthony Elliott and Larry Ray. Oxford: Blackwell, 2002.

“Social Groups and Individual Identities,” in Feminists Doing Ethics, ed. Peggy DesAutels and Joanne Waugh, Rowman and Littlefield, 2001.

“Gendered Work and Autonomy,” in Recognition, Responsibility, and Rights: Feminist Ethics and Social Theory. Ed. Hilde Nelson and Robin Fiore. Rowman and Littlefield, 2003.

“Frontiers of Individuality: Embodiment and Relationships in Cultural Context,” History and Theory 42 (May 2003): 267-281.

“Narrative and Moral Life,” in Setting the Moral Compass: Essays by Women Philosophers. Ed. Cheshire Calhoun. Oxford University Press, 2004; short version published in Center for Research on Women Working Papers, Rutgers University, 2003 and translated into Croatian in Zarez, June 2003.

“Feminine Mortality Imagery: Feminist Ripostes,” in Being Yourself: Essays on Identity, Action, and Social Life, Rowman and Littlefield, March 2004.

“The Three Freds and the Fate of Their Happiness,” Journal of Social Philosophy 35 (Spring 2004): 8-10.

“Decentralizing Autonomy — Five Faces of Selfhood,” in Autonomy and the Challenges to Liberalism. Ed. Joel Anderson and John Christman. Cambridge University Press, 2005.

“Introduction: Women Philosophers, Sidelined Challenges, and Professional Philosophy.” Hypatia 30 (3) 2005: 149-152.

“Who’s There? Selfhood, Self-regard, and Social Relations.” Hypatia (special issue on Feminist Philosophy in the Analytic Tradition, Ed. Samantha Brennan and Anita Superson), 20 (4) 2005: 200-215.

“GEM Anscombe.” Encyclopedia of Women in World History, Ed. Bonnie Smith, Oxford University Press, 2008.

“Narrative Structures, Narratives of Abuse, and Human Rights.” In Feminist Ethics and Social and Political Philosophy: Theorizing the Non- Ideal. Ed. Lisa Tessman, Kluwer, 2009.

“Artifice and Authenticity:  Gender Technology and Agency in Two Jenny Saville Portraits.”  In “You’ve Changed”: Sex Reassignment and Personal Identity.  Ed. Laurie Shrage. Oxford University Press. 2009.

“Philosophical Feminism,” Encyclopedia Britannica, 2009.

“Two Victim Paradigms and the Problem of ‘Impure’ Victims.” Humanity: An International Journal of Human Rights, Humanitarianism, and Development, Vol. 2, No. 2, Fall 2011: 255-275.

“Jenny Saville Remakes the Female Nude – Feminist Reflections on the State of the Art.”  In Beauty Unlimited. Ed. Peg Brand, Indiana University Press,  2013.

“Psychocorporeal Selfhood, Practical Intelligence, and Adaptive Autonomy,” in Autonomy and the Self, ed. Michael Kühler, in the “Philosophical Studies” series, ed. Stephen Hetheringten, Springer, 2013.

“Feminism and Sex Trafficking: Rethinking Some Aspects of Autonomy and Paternalism,”  Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, special issue “Private Autonomy, Public Paternalism?” Ed. Annette Dufner and Michael Kühler, 2013, Digital Object Identifier (DOI) 10.1007/s10677-013-9452-1.

“Corporeal Selfhood, Self-Interpretation, and Narrative Selfhood.” Philosophical Explorations, published through Taylor and Francis Online, DOI: 10.1080/13869795.2013.856933, December 2013.

“Victims, Agency, and Human Rights.” e-IR. 2013: (open access).

“Recovering the Human in Human Rights.” Law, Culture, and Humanities, published online 2014.

“The Feminist Debate over Values in Autonomy Theory.” In  Autonomy, Oppression, and Gender. Ed. Mark Piper and Andrea Veltman.  Oxford University Press, 2014.

“Rethinking Coercion for a World of Poverty and Exploitation.” In Poverty, Agency and Human Rights. Ed. Diana Tietjens Meyers. Oxford University Press, 2014

“Victims of Trafficking, Reproductive Rights, and Asylum.” In Oxford Handbook on Reproductive Ethics. Ed. Leslie Pickering Francis. Oxford University Press, DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199981878.013.5, 2016.

“Psychokorporeitat, autonomer Wille und Lebendorganspende.”  In Randzonen des Willens.  Ed. Thorsten Moos, Christoph Rehmann-Sutter, and Christina Schues. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang (2016): pp.113-131d, 2016; open access:

“Contesting Female Genital Cutting in Africa: Successful Strategies and Future Hopes.” The Critique. September 2016, open access:

“Surviving Evils and the Problem of Agency:  An Essay Inspired by the Work of Claudia Card,”  Metaphilosophy. November 2016, pp. 539-557 (; reprint forthcoming in Criticism and Compassion: The Ethics and Politics of Claudia Card, edited by Robin S. Dillon and Armen T. Marsoobian, Wiley.

“No Safe Passage: ‘The Mapping Journey Project,'” Journal of Global Ethics. December 2016. 12 (3):252-259.

“Commentary on Entangled Empathy by Lori Gruen,” Hypatia. 2017.

“Poverty, Responsibility Practices, and Social Welfare.” Spazio Filosofico, special issue on Poverty, December 2017, open access here:

“A Modest Feminist Sentimentalism: Empathy and Moral Understanding Across Social Difference.”  In Ethical Sentimentalism. Ed. Remy Debes and Karsten Stueber. Cambridge UK; Cambridge University Press. 2017.

“Symposium on Victims’ Stories and the Advancement of Human Rights.”  Commentaries by Vittorio Bufacchi, Serene Khader, Andrea Westlund, response by DTM titled “Victims’ Stories of Human Rights Abuse: The Ethics of Ownership, Dissemination, and Reception.” Metaphilosophy (2018).

“Sex Trafficking, Reproductive Rights, and Sovereign Borders: A Transnational Struggle Over Women’s Bodies.” In New Feminist Perspectives on Embodiment. Ed. Clara Cecelia Fischer. Palgrave MacMillan (2018).

“Reflexive Communication and the Whole Self.” A contribution to a symposium on Kathleen Wallace’s The Network Self. Metaphilosophy. DOI: 10.1111/meta.12451, October 2020.

“Reflections on Non-Imperialist Feminist Values.” A contribution to a symposium on Serene Khader’s Decolonizing Universalism. Metaphilosophy, January 2021.

“Human Rights and the Vulnerability of Rights-bearers.” special issue on Vulnerability. Ed. Martin Huth, Philosophy Today, 65:1, winter 2021.

“Feminist Philosophy of Human Rights.” In The Oxford Handbook of Feminist Philosophy, Ed. Ásta K. Sveinsdottir and Kim Q. Hall. New York Oxford University Press, April 2021.

“Passivity in Theories of the Agentic Self: Reflections on the Views of Soran Reader and Sarah Buss.” In Feminist Philosophy of Mind. Ed. Keya Maitra and Jennifer WcWeeny.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2022.