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Michael Doan


Title: Associate Professor
Office: 650 Mathematics and Science Center
Phone: 248-370-3391
Email: [email protected]

Major Fields
Social Epistemology
Social and Political Philosophy
Moral Psychology

Ph.D., Philosophy, Dalhousie University, 2014

Selected Publications

“Waging Love from Detroit to Flint,” (with S. Howell & A. Harbin) in Geographies of Indifference: At the Intersections of Environmental Racism and Neoliberal Austerity Governance, edited by Graham Cassano and Terressa Benz (forthcoming). Boston, MA: Brill.

Public Health and Precarity,” (with A. Harbin) International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics 13.2 (2020).

Collective Inaction and Collective Epistemic Agency,” in Routledge Handbook of Collective Responsibility, edited by Deborah Tollefsen and Saba Barzagan-Forward (2020). New York, NY: Routledge.

Resisting Structural Epistemic Injustice,” Feminist Philosophical Quarterly 4.4 (2018): Article 5.

“For an Impure, Antiauthoritarian Ethics,” APA Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy 18.1 (2018): 8-12.

Reflections, 2018,” in Conversations in Maine: A New Edition, written by Grace Lee Boggs, James Boggs, Freddy Paine, and Lyman Paine (2018). Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press.

From Detroit to Flint and Back Again: Solidarity Forever,” (with S. Howell & A. Harbin) Critical Sociology (2017).

Epistemic Injustice and Epistemic Redlining,” Ethics and Social Welfare 11.2 (2017): 177-190.

  • Reprinted in: Examining Injustice: Foundational, Structural, and Epistemic Issues, 1st Edition, edited by Christine Koggel (2018). New York, NY: Routledge.

Responsibility for Collective Inaction and the Knowledge Condition,” Social Epistemology 30 (2016).

Relational Solidarity and Climate Change,” (with S. Sherwin) in C. Macpherson (ed.), Climate Change and Health: Bioethical Insights into Values and Policy (2016). New York, NY: Springer.

Climate Change and Complacency,” Hypatia 29.3 (2014): 634-650.

Embodying Autistic Cognition: Towards Re-Conceiving Certain “Autism-Related” Behavioral Atypicalities as Functional,” (with A. Fenton) in J. L. Anderson and S. Cushing (eds.), The Philosophy of Autism (2013).  Lanham, MA: Rowman & Littlefield.

Department of Philosophy

Mathematics and Science Center, Room 752
146 Library Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4479
(location map)
(248) 370-3390
fax: (248) 370-3157