Publications

Books

Mills, C. 2018. Biopolitics. Routledge.

Mills, C. 2011. Futures of Reproduction: Bioethics and Biopolitics, Springer.

Mills, C. 2008. The Philosophy of Agamben, Acumen and McGill/Queens UP. (Now published with Routledge, 2009)

Edited Collections

Mills, C. ed. 2010. “Continental Philosophy and Bioethics”, Special Issue, Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 7(2).

Mills, C and Jenkins, F. eds. 2004. “Unassumable Responsibility: New Perspectives on Freedom, Justice and Obligation”, Special Issue, Borderlands e-journal, 3(1), May.

Articles in Refereed Journals

Stephenson, N. Mills, C. McLeod, K. Forthcoming. “Simply providing information’: Negotiating the ethical dilemmas of obstetric ultrasound”, Women and Psychology.

Stephenson, N. McLeod, K. Mills, C. 2016. “Ambiguous encounters, uncertain foetuses: Women’s experiences of obstetric ultrasound”. Feminist Review, 113 (1): 17-33. doi:10.1057/fr.2016.6

Mills, C. 2015. “The case of the missing hand: Gender, disability and bodily norms in selective termination”. Special issue, ‘New conversations in feminist disability studies’, Hypatia: A journal of feminist philosophy, 30(1): 82-96. 

Mills, C. 2014. “Making Fetal Persons: Fetal homicide, ultrasound and the normative significance of birth”, Special issue on international perspectives on birth, philoSOPHIA journal, 4(1): 88-107.  

Mills, C. 2013. “Reproductive Autonomy As Self-Making: Procreative Liberty and the Practice of Ethical Subjectivity”, Journal of Medicine and Philosophy. 38: 639-656. 

Mills, C. 2013. “The Performativity of Personhood”, Revised and republished, Journal of Medical Ethics, 39(5): 325.

Mills, C. 2012. “The Performativity of Personhood”, Monash Bioethics Review, 30(1): 61-64.

Mills, C. 2010. “Case Commentary: Absent Foetal Hand”, Australasian Journal of Ultrasound Medicine, 13(2): 27-28.

Mills, C. 2010. “A Manner of Speaking: Declaration, Critique and the Trope of Interrogation”, Law and Critique, 21(3): 247-260.

Mills, C. 2008. “Images and Emotion in Abortion Debates”, American Journal of Bioethics, 8(12): 61-62.

Mills, C. 2008. “Responding Responsibly: Manderson, Levinas and the Duty of Care in Law”, Australian Journal of Legal Philosophy, 33(152): 152-161.

Diprose, R. Hawkins G, Mills, C. Race, K, and Stephenson, N. 2008. “Governing the Future: The Paradigm of Prudence in Political Technologies of Risk Management”, Security Dialogue, Special Issue on Risk, 39(2-3): 267-288.

Mills, C. 2008. “Genetic Screening and Selfhood: Toward a bioethics of singularity”, Australian Feminist Studies, Special issue on Science and the Humanities. 23(55): 43-55.

Mills, C. 2008. “Playing with Law: Agamben and Derrida on Post-Juridical Justice”, ed. A. Ross, South Atlantic Quarterly, Special Issue on Agamben, 107(1): 15-36.

Mills, C. 2007. “Normative Violence, Vulnerability and Responsibility”, Differences: A journal of feminist cultural studies, 18(2): 133-156. (Published with responses by Judith Butler and Fiona Jenkins.)

Mills, C. 2006. “Life Beyond Law: Biopolitics and Futurity in JM Coetzee’s Life and Times of Michael K”, Griffith Law Review, 15(1): 177-195.

Mills, C. 2005. “Technology, Embodiment and Abortion”, Internal Medicine Journal, 35(7) : 427-28.

Mills, C. 2005. “Giorgio Agamben”, Internet Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, August.

Mills, C. 2004. “Agamben’s Messianic Politics: Biopolitics, Abandonment, and Happy Life”. Contretemps, 5: 42-62.

Mills, C. 2004. “Contingency, Responsibility and the Law: A Response”, Borderlands e-journal, 3(1).

Mills, C. 2003. “Contesting the Political: Foucault and Butler on Power and Resistance”. The Journal of Political Philosophy, 11(3): 253-272.

Mills, C. 2000. “Efficacy and Vulnerability: Judith Butler on Resistance and Reiteration”, Australian Feminist Studies, 15(32): 265-279.

Book Chapters

Mills, C. 2016. “Biopolitics and Human Reproduction”. In The Routledge Research Companion to Biopolitics, ed. Sergei Prozorov and Simona Rentea.  281-294,  London: Routledge. 

Mills, C. 2016. “Resisting biopolitics, resisting freedom: Prenatal testing and choice”. In Resisting Biopolitics: Philosophical, Political and Performative Strategies, ed. Stephen Wilmer and Audrone Zukauskaite. 109-122, London: Routledge.

Mills, C. 2016. “Biopolitics and the Concept of Life”. In Biopower: Foucault and Beyond. ed. Nicolae Morar and Vernon Cisney. 82-101, New York: New York University Press.

Mills, C. 2015. “Undoing Ethics: Butler on Precarity, Opacity and Responsibility”. In Butler and Ethics, edited by Moya Lloyd. 41-64, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Mills, C. 2015. “Biopolitics”. In International Encyclopedia of Ethics, edited by Hugh LaFollette, Wiley Blackwell. Published Online: 18 JUN 2015, DOI: 10.1002/9781444367072.wbiee805

Mills, C. 2014. “Liberal eugenics, human enhancement and the concept of the normal”, In Medicine and Society: New Continental Perspectives, ed. Darian Meacham. Dordrecht: Springer.

Mills, C. 2014 “In defence of repugnance”. In The Future of Bioethics, edited by Akira Akabayashi, et al. 366-370, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Mills, C. 2013.”Biopolitical Life”. In Michel Foucault: Politics of Life, edited by Sven-Olov Wallenstein and Jakob Nilsson, .73-90, Stockholm: Södertörn University Press.

Mills, C. 2011. “Giorgio Agamben”. In Blackwell Companion to Major Social Theorists, edited by George Ritzer and Jeremy Stepinsky, 464-479, Oxford: Blackwell.

Mills, C. 2011. “Happiness/Happy Life”. In The Agamben Dictionary, edited by Jessica Whyte and Andrew Murray, 87-89, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Mills, C. 2011. “Life”. In The Agamben Dictionary, edited by Jessica Whyte and Andrew Murray, 123-126, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Mills, C. 2011. “Messianism”. In The Agamben Dictionary, edited by Jessica Whyte and Andrew Murray, 130-133, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Mills, C. 2009. “Exception”. In Encyclopaedia of Political Theory, Mark Bevir, general editor, 570-471, Sage.

Mills, C. 2009. “Life”. In Encyclopaedia of Political Theory, M. Bevir, general editor, 822-826, Sage.

Mills, C. 2007. “Biopolitics, Liberal Eugenics and Nihilism”. In Giorgio Agamben: Sovereignty and Life, edited by Steven DeCaroli and Matthew Calarco, 180-202, Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Mills, C. 2005. “Linguistic Survival and Ethicality: Biopolitics, Subjectivation and Testimony in Remnants of Auschwitz“. In Politics, Metaphysics and Death: Essays on Giorgio Agamben’s Homo Sacer, edited by Andrew Norris, 198-221, Durham: Duke University Press.

Mills, C. 2004. “Georges Canguilhem”. In Encyclopaedia of Modern French Thought, edited by C. Murray,London: Routledge.

Book Reviews

Mills, C. 2016. Review of Agamben and Colonialism, by Marcello Svirsky and Simone Bignall,. Critical Philosophy of Race, 4(1): 139-142.

Mills, C. 2014. Review of Scott Cutler Shershaw, Deconstructing Dignity: A critique of the right-to-die debate. Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews. Published 27/08/2014.

Mills, C. 2010. “The semiosis of life”. Review of Biosemiotics: The signs of life, by Jesper Hoffmeyer(Scranton UP), 123-125, Metascience, May.

Mills, C. 2008. Review of Unbecoming Subjects: Judith Butler, Moral Philosophy and Critical Responsibility, (Fordham UP), by Annika Theim, Notre Dame Philosophical Review, November.

Mills, C. 2005. Review of Derrida and Disinterest, (Continuum, 2004), by Sean Gaston, Notre Dame Philosophical Review, November.

Mills, C. 2003. “An Ethics of Bare Life: Agamben on Witnessing”. Review essay of Remnants of Auschwitz: The Witness and the Archive (Stanford UP, 1999), by Giorgio Agamben. Borderlands e-journal, 2:1.

Mills, C. 2003. Review of Taking Responsibility for the Past: Reparation and Historical Justice, (Polity, 2002), by Janna Thompson. Borderlands, 2:3.

Mills, C. 2003. Review of Later Derrida: Reading the Recent Work, (Routledge, 2002), by Herman Rapaport. Notre Dame Philosophical Review, September.