A selection of book chapters from the past four years


Kendig, Catherine and Bryan A. Bartley. “Synthetic kinds: kind-making in synthetic biology,” in Perspectives on Classification in Synthetic Sciences: Unnatural KindsEdited by Julia R. S. Bursten, 78-96. London: Taylor & Francis, 2019.

Lark, Amy M, Gail Richmond and Robert T. Pennock. “The influence of instructor technological pedagogical content knowledge on implementation and student affective outcomes,” in Evolution in Action: Past, Present, and Future. Edited by W. Banzahf. New York: Springer Publishing, 2019.

McLeskey, Chet, Eric Berling, Michael O’Rourke, and Robert T. Pennock. “The Evolution of the Scientific Virtues Toolbox Approach to Responsible Conduct of Research Training,” in Evolution in Action: Past, Present, and Future. Edited by W. Banzahf. New York: Springer Publishing, 2019.

O’Rourke, Michael, Crowley, S., Laursen, B., Robinson, B., Vasko, S. E. “Disciplinary Diversity in Teams, Integrative Approaches from Unidisciplinarity to Transdisciplikarity,” in Advancing Social and Behavioral Health Research through Cross-Disciplinary Team Science: Principles for Success. Edited by K. L. Hall, A. L. Vogel, and R. T. Croyle. Berlin/Heidelberg: Springer. 2019.

Pennock, Robert T.  and Miller, Jon D. “When Philosophers and Social Scientists Collaborate,” in Science, Technology and the Good Life. Edited by Thomas A. Stapleford. Oxford University Press, 2019.

Thompson, Paul B. “Emerging (Food) Technology as an Environmental and Philosophical Issue in the Era of Climate Change,” in Food, Environment and Climate Change: Justice at the Intersections. Edited by E. Gilson and S. Kenyan. Lanham, MA: Rowman and Littlefield, 2019, 195-212.


Bennett, Richard M., and Paul B. Thompson, “Economics,” in Animal Welfare. 3rd ed. Edited by Michael C. Appleby, I. Anna S. Olsson, and Francisco Galindo, 335-48. Wallingford, Oxfordshire: CAB International, 2018.

Kendig, Catherine. “Grounding Knowledge and Normative Valuation in Agent-Based Action and Scientific Commitment,” in Philosophies and Sociologies of Bioethics: Crossing the Divides. Edited by Hauke Riesch, Nathan Emmerich, and Steven Wainwright, 41-61. Cham: Springer, 2018. 

Pennock, Robert T. “Beyond Research Ethics: How Scientific Virtue Theory Reframes and Extends Responsible Conduct of Research,” in Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practices. Edited by David Carr, 166-77.  Abingdon and New York: Routledge, 2018.

Record, Isaac, and Boaz Miller. “Taking iPhone Seriously: Epistemic Technologies and the Extended Mind,” in Extended Epistemology. Edited by Duncan Pritchard, Jesper Kallestrup‎, Orestis Palermos, and J. Adam Carter‎, 105-26. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2018.

Thompson, Paul B. “Communicating Science-Based Information about Risk: How Ethics Can Help,” in Ethics and Practice in Science Communication. Edited by Susana Priest, Jean Goodwin and Michael F. Dahlstrom, 34-54. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2018.

Thompson, Paul B. “Sustainable Intensification as a Sociotechnical Imaginary,” in Contested Sustainability Discourses in the Agrifood System. Edited by Douglas H. Constance, Jason T. Konefal, and Maki Hatenaki, 42-58. London: Earthscan, 2018.

Thompson, Paul B. “Norton and Sustainability as Such,” in A Sustainable Philosophy — The Work of Bryan Norton. Edited by Sahotra Sarkar and Ben A. Minteer, 7-26. New York: Springer, 2018.

Thompson, Paul B. “Animal Ethics: Probing the Philosophical Issues,” in Advances in Agricultural Animal Welfare. Edited by Joy Mench, 51-67. Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing — Elsevier, 2018.

Thompson, Paul B. “Plant Risks: Can Risk Assessment Accommodate ‘Cultural Services’,” in Plant Ethics: Concepts and Applications. Edited by Angela Kallhoff, Marcello Di Paola and Maria Schörgenhumer, 152-63. Oxon: Routledge, 2018.

Thompson, Paul B. “Agrarian Environmental Philosophy in an Inter-cultural Context,” in Agricultural Ethics in East Asian Prespective: A Transpacific Dialogue. Edited by Paul B. Thompson and Kirill O. Thompson, 1-11. New York and Dordrecht: Springer, 2018.

Thompson, Paul B. “Food Production,” in The Routledge Handbook of Development Ethics. Edited by Jay Drydyk and Lori Keleher, 226-33. New York: Routledge, 2018.

Thompson, Paul B. “Farming, the Virtues and Agrarian Philosophy,” The Oxford Handbook of Food Ethics. Edited by Anne Barnhill, Mark Budolfson, and Tyler Doggett, 53-66. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018.

Whyte, Kyle P. “What Do Indigenous Knowledges Do for Indigenous Peoples?” in Traditional Ecological Knowledge: Learning from Indigenous Practices for Environmental Sustainability. Edited by Melissa K. Nelson and Daniel Shilling, 57-82. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018.

Whyte, Kyle P., Nicholas J. Reo, Deborah McGregor, M.A. Smith, James F. Jenkins, and Kathleen A. Rubio. “Seven Indigenous Principles for Successful Cooperation in Great Lakes Conservation Initiatives,” in Biodiversity, Conservation, and Environmental Management in the Great Lakes Basin. Edited by Eric Freedman and Mark Neusil, 182-194. Oxon: Routledge, 2018.

Whyte, Kyle P., Chris Caldwell, and Marie Schaefer. “Indigenous Lessons About Sustainability Are Not Just for ‘All Humanity’,” in Sustainability: Approaches to Environmental Justice and Social Power. Edited by Julie Sze, 149-79. New York: NYU Press, 2018.


Bluhm, Robyn. “Evidence-based Medicine, Biological Psychiatry, and the Role of Science in Medicine,” in Extraordinary Science and Psychiatry: Responding to the Crisis in Mental Health Research. Edited by Jeffrey Poland and Şerife Tekin, 37-57. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2017.

Bluhm, Robyn. “Inductive Risk and the Role of Values in Clinical Trials,” in Exploring Inductive Risk: Case Studies of Values in Science. Edited by Kevin C. Elliott and Ted Richards, 193-212. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Cabrera, Laura Y. “Environmental Neuroethics: Setting the Foundations,” in Neuroethics: Anticipating the Future. Edited by Judy Illes and Sharmin Hossain [page range needed]. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.

O’Rourke, Michael. “Comparing Methods for Cross-Disciplinary Research,” in The Oxford Handbook of Interdisciplinarity, 2ndedition. Edited by R. Frodeman, J. T. Klein, and R. Pacheco, 276-290. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Resch, Gabby, Dan Southwick, Isaac Record, and Matt Ratto. “Thinking as Handwork: Critical Making with Humanistic Concerns,” in Making Things and Drawing Boundaries: Experiments in the Digital Humanities. Edited by Jentery Sayers, 149-161. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2017.

Thompson, Paul B. “Philosophy of Technology and the Environment,” in Oxford Handbook of Environmental Ethic. Edited by Stephen M. Gardener and Allen Thompson, 438-48. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Thompson, Paul B. “The Ethics of Food Animal Production,” in Oxford Handbook of Animal Studies. Edited by Linda Kaloff, 364-79. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Thompson, Paul B. “Sustainability,” in The Routledge Handbook of Food Ethics. Edited by Mary Rawlinson and Caleb Ward, 219-29. New York and London: Routledge, 2017.

Thompson, Paul B. “Resistance to Risky Technology; When Are Our Environmental Fears Justified?” in Philosophy, Technology, and the Environment. Edited by David Kaplan, 63-80. Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2017.

Thompson, Paul B. “Food Security and Food Sovereignty,” in Food, Ethics and Society: An Introductory Text with Readings. Edited by Anne Barnhill, Mark Budolfson, and Tyler Doggett, 160-64. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. (Reprinted selection of From Field to Fork).

Thompson, Paul B. “Introduction to Food Justice and Governance,” in Food Justice in U.S. and Global Contexts: Bringing Theory and Practice Together. Edited by Ian Werkheiser and Zachary Piso, 165-70. New York and Dordrecht: Springer, 2017.


Kendig, Catherine. “Activities of Kinding in Scientific Practice,” in Natural Kinds and Classification in Scientific Practice. Edited by Catherine Kendig, 1-13. Abingdon and New York: Routledge, 2016.

Kendig, Catherine. “Homologizing as Kinding,” in Natural Kinds and Classification in Scientific Practice. Edited by Catherine Kendig, 106-25. Abingdon and New York: Routledge, 2016.

Maldonado, Julie, Heather Lazrus, Shiloh-Kay Bennett, Karletta Chief, Carla M. Dhillon, Bob Gough, Linda Kruger, Jeff Morisette, Stefan Petrovic, and Kyle P. Whyte. “The Story of Rising Voices: Facilitating Collaboration Between Indigenous and Western Ways of Knowing,” in Responses to Disasters and Climate Change: Understanding Vulnerability and Fostering Resilience. Edited by Michele Companion and Miriam Chaiken, 15-26. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2016.

Pennock, Robert T. “Evolution and Computing,” in How Evolution Shapes Our Lives: Essays on Biology and Society.  Edited by Jonathan B. Losos and Richard E. Lenski. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2016.

Thompson, Paul B. “The Many Meanings of Sustainability: A Competing Paradigms Approach,” in Pragmatic Sustainability: Dispositions for Critical Adaptation. 2nd ed. Edited by Steven A. Moore, 16-28. Abingdon and New York: Routledge, 2016.

Valles, Sean A. “Race in Medicine” in The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Medicine. Edited by Miriam Solomon, Jeremy R. Simon, and Harold Kincaid. New York: Routledge, 2016.

Vinyeta, Kirsten, Kyle P. Whyte, and Kathy Lynn. “Indigenous Masculinities in a Changing Climate: Vulnerability and Resilience in the United States,” in Men, Masculinities and Disaster. Edited by Elaine Enarson and Bob Pease, 140-51. New York: Routledge, 2016.