Dr Herjeet Marway

 

Lecturer

Department of Philosophy

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About

I am a lecturer in the Department of Philosophy. My teaching and research relates to global issues in moral and political philosophy.

Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Birmingham

Biography

I joined the department as a lecturer in 2014, and was a teaching fellow here in 2013/14. Before that I worked as a consultant in industry.

Teaching

I teach the following courses:

  • Prejudice, Race and Gender (3rd year undergraduate)
  • Global Bioethics (3rd year undergraduate)
  • Applied Ethics (1st year undergraduate)
  • Global Ethics II (postgraduate)

Postgraduate supervision

I am happy to supervise on most areas of global ethics. I am especially interested in gender justice, bioethics, race justice, relational autonomy, and conflict.

Research

My research interests are mainly in global gender justice, global bioethics, and relational autonomy.

Publications

Edited books

  • Women and Violence: The Agency of Victims and Perpetrators (edited with Widdows, H.), Palgrave, forthcoming (2015)

Articles

  • “Philosophical feminist bioethics: past, present and future” (Marway, H; Widdows, H.), Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, forthcoming (2015)
  •  “La gestation pour autrui commerciale: droit et éthique” (Commercial surrogacy: law and ethics), Travail, Genre et Sociétés, Nov. 2012, no. 28, pp. 173-181
  • “Scandalous subwomen and sublime superwomen: exploring portrayals of female suicide bombers’ agency”, Journal of Global Ethics, Dec. 2011, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 221-240

Book chapters

  • “Female suicide bombers and autonomy” in Women and Violence: The Agency of Victims and Perpetrators in Widdows, H., Marway, H. (eds.) Palgrave, forthcoming (2015)
  • “Introduction” in Women and Violence: The Agency of Victims and Perpetrators in Widdows, H., Marway, H. (eds.) Palgrave, forthcoming (2015)
  • “Commodification of human tissue” (Marway, H.; Johnson, S-L.; Widdows, H.), in H.A.M.J. ten Have, B. Gordijn (eds.) (2014) Compendium and Atlas of Global Bioethics, pp. 581-598

Book reviews

  • “Book review: Contemporary Feminist Theory and Activism: Six Global Issues (by W.L. Lee)”, Journal of Applied Philosophy, Nov. 2010, vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 427–429.

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