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Serene Khader
Position: Jay Newman Chair in Philosophy of Culture and Associate Professor
Campus Affiliation: Brooklyn College
Degrees/Diplomas: Ph.D. Stony Brook University, B.A. University of Oregon
Research Interests: 

Political Philosophy
Normative Ethics
Feminist Philosophy
Global Justice 
Postcolonial Theory

Representative Publications: 
Adaptive Preferences and Women’s Empowerment New York: Oxford University Press, 2011
Transnational Feminist Ethics, New York: Oxford University Press, under contract
The Routledge Companion to Feminist Philosophy, edited with Ann Garry and Alison Stone New York: Routledge, forthcoming 2017
“Do Muslim Women Need Freedom: Traditionalist Feminisms and Transnational      Politics” Politics and Gender 12.4 (2016)
“Development Ethics, Intrahousehold Inequality, and Gender Complementarianism” Hypatia, 30.2 (2015)
“Must Theorizing About Adaptive Preferences Deny Women’s Agency,” Journal of Applied Philosophy 29. 4 (2012)
“Empowerment Through Self-Subordination? Microcredit and Women’s Agency" in Poverty, Agency, and Human Rights, Diana Meyers, ed.  New York: Oxford (2014)
“Beyond Autonomy Fetishism: Affiliation With Autonomy in Women’s             Empowerment” Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, 17.1 (2016)
“Transnational Feminisms, Nonideal Theory, and Other Women’s Power”       Forthcoming in Feminist Philosophy Quarterly
“Intersectionality and the Ethics of Transnational Surrogacy, ”International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics 6.1 (2013)