Dr. Pam R. Sailors



Department

College of Hum and Pub Affairs
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
College of Hum and Pub Affairs
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

Details

Education

PhD, 1996, University of Georgia

Teaching

  • PHI 513 Bioethics
  • PHI 319 Feminist Philosophy
  • PHI 350 Philosophy and Public Affairs
  • PHI 345 Theories of Ethics
  • PHI 110 Introduction to Philosophy
  • PHI 115 Ethics and Contemporary Issues
  • PHI 105 Logic and Critical Thinking
  • PHI 300 Philosophical Ideas in Literature
  • PHI 302 Environmental Ethics

 

Research and professional interests

Topics

  • Philosophy of sport
  • Bioethics
  • Feminist philosophy

Selected book chapters

  • Sailors, P. (2014). "Conceivable Horizons of Equality in Sport". In Cesar Torres (Ed.), The Bloomsbury Companion to the Philosophy of Sport (pp. 295-305).

Selected refereed journal articles

  • Sailors, P. (2015). "Personal Foul: an evaluation of the moral status of football". Journal of the Philosophy of Sport, 42(2), 269-286.
  • Sailors, P., Hochstetler, D. (2015). "Lead, Follow, or Get Out of the Way: A Critical Analysis of Pacing". Journal of the Philosophy of Sport.
  • Sailors, P., Rosenberg, D. (2014). "Racers, Pacers, Gender and records: On the Meaning of Sport Competition and Competitors". Sport, Ethics and Philosophy, 8(2), 172-190.
  • Sailors, P., Teetzel, S., Weaving, C. (2014). "Lentius, Inferius, Debilius: the ethics of 'not trying' on the Olympic Stage". Sport in Society, 18(1), 17-27.
  • Sailors, P. (2014). "Mixed Competition and Mixed Messages". Journal of the Philosophy of Sport/Routledge, 41(1), 65-77.
  • Sailors, P., Teetzel, S., Weaving, C. (2014). "Bad Girls Can't Win". Atrium/Northwestern University(12), 12-15.

Selected book reviews

  • Sailors, P. (2015, July). Review of Randolph Feezel, Sport, Philosophy, and Good Lives. Journal of the Philosophy of Sport, 42(2), 311-315.

Other selected intellectual contributions

  • Weaving, C., Sailors, P., Teetzel, S., Schneider, A., Edwards, L., Davis, P. (2013). "Collective Response to 'Sport in Transition: Making Sport in Canada More Responsible for Gender Inclusivity'".

Awards and honors

  • Theta Chi Fraternity Outstanding Faculty Member, Theta Chi Fraternity, 2005
  • Phi Eta Sigma Honorary Member, Missouri State University, 2002
  • Research Award, College of Humanities and Public Affairs, 2002
  • Service Award, College of Humanities and Public Affairs, 2001
  • Teaching Award, College of Humanities and Public Affairs, 1998