restricted access   Volume 9, Number 2, Fall 2016

Table of Contents

From: IJFAB: International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics

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Special Issue: See How She Runs: Feminists Rethink Fitness

Guest Editors: Tracy Isaacs and Samantha Brennan

free access   See How She Runs: Feminists Rethink Fitness

pp. 1-11


Exercising Moral Authority: The Power of Guilt in Health and Fitness Discourses

pp. 12-45

Core Workout: A Feminist Critique of Definitions, Hyperfemininity, and the Medicalization of Fitness

pp. 46-66

Trampled Autonomy: Women, Athleticism, and Health

pp. 67-91

(Hip) Throwing Like a Girl: Martial Arts and Norms of Feminine Body Comportment

pp. 92-114

Fitness, Well-Being, and Preparation for Death

pp. 115-140

Choose Your Battles: Agonism and Identity in Narratives of Feminist Fitnesses

pp. 141-171


Should Feminists Defend Self-Defense?

pp. 172-182


Gender Identity, Gendered Spaces, and Figuring Out What You Love

pp. 183-189

Doctor’s Orders: Menopause, Weight Change, and Feminism

pp. 190-197

Beyond the Fishnets: Female Empowerment through Roller Derby

pp. 198-207

Review Essay

Pick It Up! Older Women Show Us How It’s Done

pp. 208-213


Body of Truth: How Science, History, and Culture Drive Our Obsession with Weight—and What We Can Do about It by Harriet Brown (review)

pp. 214-219

Feminist Phenomenology and Medicine ed. by Kristin Zeiler and Lisa Folkmarson Käll (review)

pp. 219-223