Tracy Isaacs


MA (Toronto), PhD (MIT)

Professor, Women's Studies and Feminist Research, Philosophy
Associate Dean (Academic), Arts and Humanities

Office: IGAB 1N20


Feminist ethics, globalizing feminism, feminism and race, and feminist epistemology

Forthcoming Publications

Isaacs, Tracy. “Collective Responsibility and Climate Change,” Reflections on Responsibility: Essays in Honor of Peter A. French. Editor Zachary Goldberg (Springer). In press, forthcoming 2016. 

Isaacs, Tracy. “Food Insecurity: Dieting as Ideology, as Oppression, and as Privilege,” Oxford Food Ethics Handbook. Editors Ann Barnhill, Mark Budolfson, and Tyler Dogget (Oxford). In press, forthcoming 2016.

Recent Publications

Isaacs, Tracy and Samantha Brennan (co-editors and co-authors of introduction). “See How She Runs: Feminists Rethink Fitness.” Special Issue of the International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics. Vol. 9, No. 2 (Fall 2016): 1-11.

Isaacs, Tracy. “The Most Good We Can Do: Comments on Peter Singer’s The Most Good You Can Do,” The Journal of Global Ethics, Vol. 12, No. 2 (2016): 154-160.

Isaacs, Tracy. “International Criminal Courts and Political Reconciliation,” Criminal Law and Philosophy, Vol. 10, No. 1 (March 2016):133-142. On-line: January 2014. DOI: 10.1007/s11572-014-9294-5

Isaacs, Tracy. “Collective Responsibility and Collective Obligation,” Midwest Studies in Philosophy. Volume 38, No. 1 (September 2014): 40-57.

Isaacs, Tracy. “Response to Critics,” Dialogue: A Canadian Philosophical Review, Author-meets-critics symposium on Tracy Isaacs, Moral Responsibility in Collective Contexts. Vol: 53, No. 1 (March 2014): 43-55.

Isaacs, Tracy. “Corporate Agency and Corporate Wrongdoing,” New Criminal Law Review. Volume 16, Number 2 (2013): 241-160.