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Gender, Agency, and Coercion

Palgrave Macmillan

Part of the book series: Thinking Gender in Transnational Times (THINKGEN)

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Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction

    • Sumi Madhok, Anne Phillips, Kalpana Wilson
    Pages 1-13
  3. The Meaning of Agency

    • Mary Evans
    Pages 47-63
  4. Does the Body Make a Difference?

    • Anne Phillips
    Pages 143-156
  5. Compensating Egg Donors

    • Emily Jackson
    Pages 181-194
  6. Afterword

    • Sumi Madhok, Anne Phillips, Kalpana Wilson
    Pages 259-261
  7. Back Matter

    Pages 262-280

About this book

Drawing on recent feminist discussions, this collection critically reassesses ideas about agency, exploring the relationship between agency and coercion in greater depth and across a range of disciplinary perspectives and ethical contexts.

Keywords

  • Cultural Studies
  • democracy
  • feminism
  • gender
  • neoliberalism

Editors and Affiliations

  • London School of Economics, UK

    Sumi Madhok, Anne Phillips, Kalpana Wilson

About the editors

SAMANTHA ASHENDEN Senior Lecturer in Sociology in the Department of Politics at Birkbeck College, University of London, UK NGAIRE DONAGHUE Associate Professor of Social Psychology in the School of Psychology at Murdoch University, Western Australia, Australia MARY EVANS Centennial Professor at the London School of Economics, UK ROSALIND GILL Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis at King's College London, UK CLARE HEMMINGS Professor of Gender Studies and Gender Theory at the London School of Economics, UK MARSHA HENRY Lecturer in Gender, Development and Globalisation at the London School of Economics, UK KIMBERLY HUTCHINGS Professor of International Relations at the London School of Economics, UK EMILY JACKSON Professor of Law at the London School of Economics, UK AMAL TREACHER KABESH Associate Professor in the School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Nottingham, UK LOIS MCNAY Professor of Political Theory at Oxford University, UK SADIE WEARING Lecturer in Gender, Media and Culture at the London School of Economics, UK HEATHER WIDDOWS Professor of Global Ethics in the Department of Philosophy, University of Birmingham, UK

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