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    Transformations of Shame and Honor: Ideology, Diagnostics, and Liberation from State Interests
    Philosophy in the Contemporary World 25 (2): 20-31. 2019.
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    Special Issue Editors’ Introduction
    with Charles Harvey
    Philosophy in the Contemporary World 23 (2): 1-3. 2016.
    The Society for Philosophy in the Contemporary World maintains a commitment to pluralism in philosophical discourse by encouraging original, unconventional research with regard to contemporary concerns. Among our members, few have championed this commitment more steadfastly than the late Joe Frank Jones III who passed away in January 2015 while planning our annual meeting. Joe had spent a number of years advocating for and developing a graduate-level Bioethics Certificate at Radford University, …Read more
  • Migration Policy and Practice: Interventions and Solutions (edited book)
    with Harald Bauder
    Palgrave-Macmillan. 2015.
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    U.S. American Border Crossings
    Philosophy in the Contemporary World 18 (2): 47-59. 2011.
    Contemporary analyses of unmigration cannot accurately portray the realities of border crossing without paying attention to poverty as a common sense concern for citizens, just as the act of border crossmg must be understood from the perspective of people who face real decisions about crossing borders. Through a feminist analysis of common sense conceptions of poverty, this essay exposes the act of border crossing as conceived in the minds of those facing actual life and death situations. Situat…Read more
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    U.S. American Border Crossings: Immigrants, Poverty and Suzanne Pharr's 'Myth of Scarcity'
    Philosophy in the Contemporary World 18 (2): 47-59. 2011.
    Contemporary analyses of unmigration cannot accurately portray the realities of border crossing without paying attention to poverty as a common sense concern for citizens, just as the act of border crossmg must be understood from the perspective of people who face real decisions about crossing borders. Through a feminist analysis of common sense conceptions of poverty, this essay exposes the act of border crossing as conceived in the minds of those facing actual life and death situations. Situat…Read more