Melina Bell

W&L University

Professor of Philosophy and Law

204 W. Washington St.

Lexington, VA 24450

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

9

DOWNLOADS

492

SSRN CITATIONS

1

CROSSREF CITATIONS

0

Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

What's Wrong with Hooking Up in College?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Jul 2020
Melina Bell
W&L University
Downloads 119 (295,911)

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Introductory Ethics, Introductory Moral Theory, Applied Ethics, College Ethics, Hooking Up, Sexual Ethics, Sexual Morality

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John Stuart Mill's Harm Principle and Free Speech: Expanding the Notion of Harm

Utilitas (2020), 1-18, doi:10.1017/S0953820820000229
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Nov 2020
Melina Bell
W&L University
Downloads 104 (324,943)

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John Stuart Mill, Free Speech, Hate Speech, Discrimination, Harm Principle

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Citizens United, Liberty, and John Stuart Mill

Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics and Public Policy, Vol. 30, 2016
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 Jun 2017
Melina Bell
W&L University
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Liberty, Autonomy, Free Speech, First Amendment, Citizens United, Campaign Finance Reform

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Gender Essentialism and American Law: Why and How to Sever the Connection

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy, Vol. 23, 2016
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 29 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2017
Melina Bell
W&L University
Downloads 78 (388,506)
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gender, gender identity, LGBTQ, intersex, transgender, gender binary, essentialism, brain sex, discrimination, civil rights, segregation

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Is Women's Bodybuilding Unfeminine?

In Philosophical Reflections on Physical Strength: Does a Strong Mind Need a Strong Body?, edited by Mark A. Holowchak and Terry Todd, 179-198. Edwin Mellen Press, 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Jul 2017
Melina Bell
W&L University
Downloads 44 (511,111)

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Bodybuilding, Women's Bodybuilding, Female Bodybuilding, Gender, Muscle Sport, Strength Sport, Femininity, Masculinity, Feminine, Masculine

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Strength in Muscle and Beauty in Integrity: Building a Body for Her

Journal of the Philosophy of Sport 35 (2008): 43-62
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Jul 2017
Melina Bell
W&L University
Downloads 37 (544,754)

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Human Beauty, Female Beauty, Femininity, Bodybuilding, Female Bodybuilding, Women's Bodybuilding, Strength, Kantian Aesthetics, Feminist Aesthetics, Objectification

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Regulating Transfer and Use of Fetal Tissue in Transplantation Procedures: The Ethical Dimensions

American Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol. XX, No. 3, 1994
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Jun 2017
Melina Bell
W&L University
Downloads 9 (732,812)

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Fetal Tissue, Donor Designation, Anatomical Gift, Proxy Consent, Substituted Judgment, Uniform Anatomical Gift Act, Proximity Principle

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Valuing All Families

Law, Culture and the Humanities 5:2 (2009): 288-316
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Jul 2017
Melina Bell
W&L University
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Family, Family Structure, Welfare Reform, Same-sex Marriage, Marriage Promotion, Caretakers, Homemakers, Unpaid Work, Unpaid Labor, Child Care

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Children are People: Liberty, Opportunity, and Just Parenthood

Review Journal of Political Philosophy 9.1 (2012): 49-86
Posted: 14 Jul 2017
Melina Bell
W&L University

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Original Position, Fair Equality of Opportunity, Intergenerational Justice, Children's Rights, Parental Rights