Eastern Michigan University
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Margaret A. Crouch

Professor of Philosophy

702-C Pray Harrold

734.487.0908

mcrouch@emich.edu

Education

Ph.D. Philosophy, University of Minnesota, 1985
B.A., Philosophy, Colorado State University, 1978

Interests and Expertise

Served as Director of Women's Studies twice in the 1990s. Developed all of the WGST courses taught. Research focused on issues of gender and social philosophy.

Publications and Presentations

Crouch, Margaret A. "Implicit Bias and Gender (and Other Sorts of) Diversity in Philosophy and the Academy in the Context of the Corporatized University." Journal of Social Philosophy 43, no. 3 (2012): 212-226. Access at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com.ezproxy.emich.edu/doi/10.1111/josp.2012.43.issue-3/issuetoc

Crouch, Margaret A., “Sexual Harassment in the Academy: The 21st Century.” APA Newsletter on Feminist Philosophy (Spring, 2012).

Crouch, Margaret A. “Gender and Online Education.” APA Newsletter on Philosophy and Computers, 2009.

Crouch, Margaret A. “Sexual Harassment in Public Places.” Social Philosophy Today: Gender, Equality and Social Justice, Volume 25. Philosophy Documentation Center, 2009.

Crouch, Margaret A. “Sexual Harassment.” In Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States, ed. David S. Tanenhaus. New York: MacMillan Reference, 2008.

Crouch, Margaret A. “Meritor Savings Bank v. Vinson, 477 U.S. 57 (1986).” In Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States, ed. David S. Tanenhaus. New York: MacMillan Reference, 2008.

Thinking about Sexual Harassment: A Guide for the Perplexed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.

Recent Presentations:


“Equality and Neoliberalism in Higher Education in a Global Context.” International Social Philosophy Conference, July 26, 2012, Boston, MA
 

“Implicit Bias and Gender (and other sorts of) Diversity in Philosophy and the Academy in the Context of the Corporatized University.” FEMMSS Conference, May 10, 2012, State College, PA

“Implicit Bias and Gender (and other sorts of) Diversity in Philosophy and the Academy in the Context of the Corporatized University.” International Social Philosophy Conference, July 27, 2012, Milwaukee, WI

“Sexual Harassment in the Academy: The 21st Century,” Invited Symposium, American Philosophical Association, Pacific Meeting, April 21-23, 2011, San Diego, CA.

“Sexual Harassment and Implicit Bias,” Oxford Round Table, Women and Academe, March 20-24, 2011, Oxford, U.K.
Invited. “Sexual Harassment in the Global Context: A Victory for Feminism?” Windsor University, Jan, 20 2010
Invited. “Sexual Harassment in the Global Context: A Victory for Feminism?” Oakland University, Dec. 3, 2009

Courses Taught

  • PHIL/WGST 226: Feminist Theory
  • CASI 240: Reel Women/Real Women
  • PHIL/WGST 426: Topics in Gender and Philosophy
  • PHIL/WGST/LITR 479/592: Gender, Modernity and Freedom of Movement (team-taught)
  • WGST 530: Women and Film
  • M.A. Thesis Chair

The Women's and Gender Studies Department is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344