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Catholic Theological Ethics Series
Asian Theological Ethics Series
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Visiting Professor Program
Virtual Professor Program
Enrico Dolazza Travel Fellowship
Lúcás Chan Scholarship for Doctoral Studies at DVK
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Florida State University
Professor and Chair of Religion
Prior Education Background
B.A. Smith College
M.S. University of Virginia
Ph.D. University of Virginia
Feminist, Womanist, or Mujerista Ethics
Gender and Sexual Ethics
Recent Book: Sex, Violence, Justice: Contraception and the Catholic Church, Georgetown University Press, 2014.
Recent Articles: “Both Familiar and New: Reimagining Catholic Sexual Ethics,” Journal of Religious Ethics, 46.4 (2018): 603-610.
“Social Change and Narrative Quests in Christian Smith’s What is a Person?” Journal of Religious Ethics, 42.1 (2014): 146-155.
“Moral Traces and Relational Autonomy,” Soundings, 96.3 (2013); 280-296.
“Sexuality in Religions,” in Hugh LaFollette, ed., International Encyclopedia of Ethics, Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
“Catholic and Contraception since 1968: Has Anything Really Changed?” Louvain Studies 36.1 (2012): 22–45.
“Considering the Risks to Economically Disadvantaged Egg Donors,” American Journal of Bioethics 11.7 (September 2011): 22–30.
Professional Activities and Affiliations
Co-Editor Journal of Religious Ethics
Member of the American Academy of Religion
Member of the Society of Christian Ethics
COVID-19 Deaths and Religious Sisters in the US: Reflections on Everyday Ethics and Solidarity
Moral Responsibility to Protect People in Prison from COVID-19
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