Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Michigan, 2005
B.A., Philosophy and Political Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1998
Social and Political Philosophy; Ethics; Feminist Philosophy
Affiliate Faculty, Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics
Affiliate Faculty, Institute for Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Affiliate Faculty, Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
Christie Hartley specializes in social and political philosophy, feminist philosophy, and ethics. Her publications include articles and book chapters on topics such as justice for persons with disabilities, the inclusiveness of contractualism, and justice as reciprocity. With Lori Watson, she defends political liberalism as a feminist liberalism, and they have written on the implications of political liberalism for sex equality, religious exemptions, integrity, and marriage. Their new book is Equal Citizenship and Public Reason: A Feminist Political Liberalism (Oxford University Press).