Shanley, Mary L(yndon)

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SHANLEY, Mary L(yndon)

SHANLEY, Mary L(yndon). American, b. 1944. Genres: Intellectual history, Law, Politics/Government, Women's studies and issues. Career: Regis College, Weston, MA, assistant professor of political science, 1972-73; Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY, assistant professor, 1972-83, associate professor, 1982-88, professor of political science, 1988-, Margaret Stiles Halleck Professor, 1991-, department head, 1987-90, acting director of Program of Women's Studies, 1982-83. Speaker at colleges and universities. Publications: Women's Rights, Feminism, and Politics in the United States, 1987; Feminism, Marriage, and the Law in Victorian England, 1850-1895, 1989; (ed. with C. Paterman, and contrib.) Feminist Interpretations and Political Theory, 1990; (ed. with U. Narayan) Reconstructing Political Theory: Feminist Essays, 1998; Making Babies, Making Families: What Matters Most in an Age of Reproductive Technologies, Adoption and Same-Sex Parents, 2001. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to academic journals. Address: Dept of Political Science, Maildrop 455, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0455, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]