Editor of the Special Issue on Gender and Bodily Difference
is Associate Professor in Women’s Studies at Trent University where she
lectures in culture, health, and psychology. A leader in the field of
body image within Canada, she is a founding member and former director
of innovative initiatives such as the National Eating Disorder
Information Centre and the Body Image Project at Women’s College
Hospital in Toronto. Her research explores representations and life
history narratives of body and identity.
is a multimedia producer, visual journalist, writer and editor based in
Toronto. The cover photo was part of Envisioning New Meanings of
Disability and Difference, a project that showcases photographs and
digital stories created by women living with disabilities and physical
is a critical psychologist and faculty member in the social work
department at Laurentian University.
is a philosopher and an independent scholar and lecturer.
is a researcher at Laval University, Quebec. He serves as Book Review
Editor and is a member of the editorial board. He is also Associate
Editor of Ethical Human Sciences and Services, and is on the Editorial
Board of the Canadian Journal of Community Mental Health.
is a lecturer at Kaye teachers college in Beer-Sheva Israel and
Director of psycholological services in Arara al-Nakeb, a Bedouin town
in Sourthern Israel. He was international director of the
Psychology Department Project at the University of Prishtina, Kosova,
from 2001 to 2006 and a clinical consultant to the WHO
Roma-Askali-Egyptian psychosocial project in Mitrovica, Kosova. He
reports that he is addicted to his bicycle but not for sport.
is a psychologist and a professor is the Department of Public Health
Sciences, University of Toronto.
is Chair of Counseling Psychology at Lewis and Clark College in
Portland, Oregon. He is the author of Life Choices (Westview, 1996) and
Damaged Life (Routledge, 1996). He edited the collection Critical
Psychology: Voices for Change (Macmillan, 2000). His primary interests
are in psychoanalysis and critical social theory.
is a lecturer in Community Care at the Tizard Center, UKC.
Louis N. Sandowsky
is presently based in London, England where he works as a freelance
writer and editor in association with Haifa University and Middlesex
University. He was a Teaching and Research Fellow for the
Department of Philosophy at Haifa University from 1999-2003.