Annotated bibliography

Agacinski, Sylviane.

Politique des sexes. Editions du Seuil, 1998. Translated as Parity of the Sexes by Lisa Walsh. Columbia University Press, 2001. Annotation.


Nicomachean Ethics. Edited by H. Rackham.

Baumeister, Roy F.

Is There Anything Good About Men?: How Cultures Flourish by Exploiting Men. Oxford University Press, 2010. (An online lecture announcing the themes in the book is annotated here.)

Broyles, William Jr.

“Why Men Love War”. Esquire (1984). Quoted here.

Calhoun, Cheshire.

“Cognitive Emotions?” in What is an Emotion?: Classic and Contemporary Readings, 2nd Ed.. Edited by Robert C. Solomon. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. Annotation.

Calhoun, Cheshire.

“Standing for Something,” in The Journal of Philosophy, 92 (1995), pp. 235-260. Annotation.

Clark, Lorenne M. G.

“Liberalism and Pornography,” in Crime and Punishment: Philosophic Explorations. Edited by Michael J. Gorr and Sterling Harwood. Boston and London: Jones and Bartlett, 1995, pp. 176-186. A version of this article appeared under the title “Sexual Equality and the Problem of an Adequate Moral Theory” in In Search of the Feminist Perspective: The Changing Potency of Women. Resources for Feminist Research Special Publication #5. Edited by Mary Kathryn Shirley and Rachel Emma Vigier. Toronto (Spring 1979). Annotation.

Delavenay, Emile.

“Lawrence, Otto Weininger and ‘Rather Raw Philosophy’,” in D. H. Lawrence: New Studies. Edited by Christopher Heywood. London: The MacMillan Press, 1987.

Ericsson, Lars O.

“Charges against Prostitution: An Attempt at a Philosophical Assessment. ” Ethics 90 (April 1980): 335—66. Annotation.

Freud, Sigmund.

Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality. Translated by James Strachey. New York: Basic Books, 1962. Annotation.

Gilligan, Carol.

In a Different Voice. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1982.

Greenspan, Patricia.

“Reasons to Feel,” in What is an Emotion?: Classic and Contemporary Readings, 2nd Ed.. Edited by Robert C. Solomon. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. Originally in Patricia Greenspan, Emotions and Reasons: An Enquiry into Emotional Justification. New York: Routledge, Inc., 1988. Annotation.

Hobbes, Thomas.

De Cive (1651).

Kant, Immanuel.

The Science of Right (1790). Translated by W. Hastie.

Kant, Immanuel.

The Philosophy of Law: An Exposition of the Fundamental Principles of Jurisprudence as the Science of Right. Translated by W. Hastie. Edinburgh: Clark, 1887. Annotation.

Lispector, Clarice (1920–1977).

The Passion According to G. H. (1964). Translated by Ronald Sousa. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1988. Annotation.

Mill, Harriet Taylor.

The Enfranchisement of Women (1851). Annotation.

Mill, John Stuart.

The Subjection of Women (1869). Annotation.

Murphy, Jeffrie G.

“Marxism and Retribution,” Philosophy and Public Affairs, 2:3 (Spring 1973), pp. 218-243. Annotation.

O’Neill, Onora.

“Between Consenting Adults.” Philosophy and Public Affairs 14:3. (Summer, 1985), 252-277. Annotation.

Pateman, Carole.

“Defending Prostitution: Charges against Ericsson.” Ethics 93 (April 1983): 561—565. Annotation.

Raitt, Suzanne.

“Sex, Love and the Homosexual Body in Early Sexology.” In Sexology and Culture: Labelling Bodies and Desires. Edited by Lucy Bland and Laura Doan. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998, pp. 150-164. Annotation.

Solomon, Robert C.

“In Defense of Sentimentality.” In Emotion and the Arts. Edited by Mette Hjort and Sue Laver. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, pp. 225-45. Annotation.

Stach, Reiner.

“Kafka’s Egoless Woman: Otto Weininger’s Sex and Character.” In Reading Kafka: Prague, Politics and the Fin de Siècle. Edited by Mark Anderson. New York: Schocken Books, 1989, 149-169. Annotation.

Stephenson, June.

Men Are Not Cost-effective. New York: HarperCollins, 1995. Annotation.

Tantillo, Astrida Orle

“Goethe’s Botany and His Philosophy of Gender.” Eighteenth-Century Life. 22.2 (1998) 123-138. [Goethe’s explorations in botany and his articulated philosophy of sex must have influenced Weininger. In particular, the spiritualization of sex as in Diotima’s ladder and in the development of feminine and masculine principles transcending merely differentiated reproductive organs and pervading every aspect of life.]

Tooley, Michael.

“Abortion and Infanticide.” Philosophy & Public Affairs 2:1 (Autumn 1972): 37–65. Annotation.

Urmson, J. O.

“Saints and Heroes.” In Essays in Moral Philosophy. Edited by A. I. Melden. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1958. Annotation.

Vertinsky, Patricia.

“Body Matters: Race, Gender, and Perceptions of Physical Ability from Goethe to Weininger.” In Identity and Intolerance: Nationalism, Racism, and Xenophobia in Germany and the United States. Edited by Norbert Finzsch and Dietmar Schirmer. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. 331-370.

Warren, Mary Anne.

“On the Moral and Legal Status of Abortion.” In Morality and Moral Controversies, 5th Ed. Edited by John Arthur. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1981, pp. 180-186. Annotation.

Wolf, Susan.

“Moral Saints.” The Journal of Philosophy 79 (1982): 419-39. Annotation.