Ethics and Human Reproduction: A Feminist Analysis (Boston: Allen & Unwin, 1987; reprinted, 1989).

  • Republished by Routledge Library Editions (London, UK, and New York City, 2013)

Human Reproduction: Principles, Practices, Policies (Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1993).

A Feminist I: Reflections from Academia (Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 1998).

Thinking like a Woman: Personal Life and Political Ideas (Toronto: Sumach Press, 2001).

Aging, Death, and Human Longevity: A Philosophical Inquiry (Berkeley, California: University
of California Press, 2003).

  • Winner of the Biannual Broadview Press/Canadian Philosophical Association 2005 Book Prize
  • Korean edition published May, 2005
  • Paperback edition published June, 2005
  • Awarded the Abbyann D. Lynch Medal in Bioethics, Royal Society of Canada, November, 2006

Why Have Children? The Ethical Debate (Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2012).

  • Korean edition published by Boogle Books (Seoul, Korea, 2012)
  • Paperback edition published by MIT Press (2013)
  • Spanish edition published by Editorial Trillas (Mexico) (2015)
  • Italian edition (PerchĂ© Avere Figli) published by Il Saggiatore (Milan, 2015)

Edited Books

The Future of Human Reproduction (Toronto: Women’s Press, 1989).

Dying in Public: Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer, by Sue Hendler (Kingston, Michael Grass House, 2012).

Pets and People: The Ethics of Our Relationships with Companion Animals (New York: Oxford University Press, 2017). Oxford Scholarship Online (Oxford University Press, February 2017) DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190456085.001.0001

Co-Edited Books

Feminist Perspectives: Philosophical Essays on Method and Morals, coedited with Lorraine Code and Sheila Mullett (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1988; reprinted, 1992; remained in print until September, 2002).

Perspectives on AIDS: Ethical and Social Issues, coedited with William Zion (Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1991; reprinted, 1992).