Marcel Stoetzler




The theory of antisemitism in Horkheimer and Adorno’s Dialectic of Enlightenment, Oslo, 14 April 2018.


The State, the Nation and the Jews, Liberalism and the Antisemitism Dispute in Bismarck’s Germany. Lincoln and London: Nebraska University Press, 2008.

Volumes edited

Antisemitism and the Constitution of Sociology. Lincoln, NE and London: University of Nebraska Press, 2014.

Modern antisemitism and the emergence of sociology. Patterns of Prejudice 44, 2 (2010).


It only needs all: re-reading Dialectic of Enlightenment at 70,’ in openDemocracy UK, 24 June 2017.

Intersectional Individuality: Georg Simmel’s Concept of “The Intersection of Social Circles” and the Emancipation of Women,’ in Sociological Inquiry 86, 2 (2016), 216–240.

My 350 on BREXIT: Liberal nationalism gives advance notice of its fascist form,’ in openDemocracy UK, 3 July 2016.

Reflections: antisemitism, anti-imperialism and liberal communitarianism,’ in openDemocracy UK, 26 May 2016.

Moritz Lazarus und die liberale Kritik an Heinrich von Treitschkes liberalem Antisemitismus,’ in Hans-Joachim Kahn and Olaf Kistenmacher, eds. Beschreibungsversuche der Judenfeindschaft. Zur Geschichte der Antisemitismusforschung vor 1944. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2015, 98–120.

‘Needless Necessity: Sameness and Dynamic in Capitalist Society,’ in Fast Capitalism 12, 1 (2015).

Authority, Identity, Society: Revisiting the Frankfurt School,‘ in Sociology 49, 1 (2015), 191-197.

Sociology’s Case for a Well-Tempered Modernity: Individualism, Capitalism, and the Antisemitic Challenge,’ in idem, ed. Antisemitism and the Constitution of Sociology. Lincoln, NE and London: University of Nebraska Press, 2014, 66-89.

Introduction: The Theory of Society Talks Back to Its Travesty,’ in idem, ed. Antisemitism and the Constitution of Sociology. Lincoln, NE and London: University of Nebraska Press, 2014, 1-41.

Identity, Commodity, Authority: two new books on Horkheimer and Adorno,’ in datacide 13 (2013), 43-60.

with Christine Achinger, ‘German modernity, barbarous Slavs and profit-seeking Jews: the liberal racism of nationalist liberals,’ in Nations and Nationalism 19, 4 (2013), 739-760.

memory, commemoration, education,’ in Caucasus Artmag, issue 1/2013.

On the possibility that the revolution that will end capitalism might fail to usher in communism,’ in Journal of Classical Sociology 12, 2 (2012), 191–204.

‘Sociology,’ in Jean-Marc Dreyfus and Daniel Langton, eds. Writing the Holocaust. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2011.

with Jean-Marc Dreyfus ‘Holocaust Memory in the Twenty-first Century: between National Reshaping and Globalisation,’ in European Review of History 18, 1 (2011), 69–78.

Modern antisemitism and the emergence of sociology: an introduction’ and ‘Antisemitism, capitalism and the formation of sociological theory,’ in Patterns of Prejudice 44, 2 (2010), 107–115, 160–193.

‘Liberal Society, Emancipation, and Antisemitism. Why current debates on Antisemitism need more Dialectic of Enlightenment,’ in Stefano Giacchetti Ludovisi, ed. Nostalgia for a Redeemed Future: Critical Theory. Newark: The John Cabot University Press/ The University of Delaware Press, 2009, 145–160.

When Nothing is Produced,’ in mute. culture and politics after the net 2, 13 (2009), 82–91.

Cultural difference in the national state: from trouser-selling Jews to unbridled multiculturalism,’ in Patterns of Prejudice 42, 3 (2008), 245–279.

Adorno, Non-Identity, Sexuality,’ in Sergio Tischler, Fernando Matamoros and John Holloway, eds. Negativity and Revolution, Adorno and Political Activism. London: Pluto Press, 2008, 151–188.

Antisemitism, the Bourgeoisie, and the Self-Destruction of the Nation-State,’ in Richard King and Dan Stone, eds. Hannah Arendt and the Uses of History, Imperialism, Nation, Race, and Genocide. Oxford: Berghahn, 2007, 130–146.

‘Todo lo fluido se convierte en piedra: sexo e individuo en el contexto moderno,’ in Sergio Tischler, Fernando Matamoros and John Holloway, eds., Negatividad y revolución, Theodor W. Adorno y la política. Buenos Aires: Herramienta, 2007, 157–190.

with Erene Kaptani, ‘The Necessity of Hypocrisy, Drama and the Affinity of Play, Politics and Revolution,’ in Birgit Haas, ed. Macht – Performativität, Performanz und Polittheater seit 1990. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann, 2005, 261–281

Subject Trouble: Judith Butler and Dialectics,’ in Philosophy and Social Criticism 31, 3 (2005), 343–369.

On how to make Adorno scream. Some notes on John Holloway’s Change the World Without Taking Power,’ in Historical Materialism 13, 4 (2005), 193–215.

Postone’s Marx, a theorist of modern society, its social movements and its captivity by abstract labour,’ in Historical Materialism 12, 3 (2004), 261–283.

with Nira Yuval-Davis, ‘Imagined Boundaries and Borders, A Gendered Gaze,The European Journal of Women’s Studies 9, 3 (2002), 329–344.

with Nira Yuval-Davis, ‘Standpoint Theory, Situated Knowledge – and the Situated Imagination,’ in Feminist Theory 3, 3 (2002), 315–333.

‘Leer a Butler al revés. Sobre en lo que uno se convierte, en lo que uno se incluye y lo que uno no es,’ in Bajo el Volcán, Revista del posgrado de sociologia de la Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla 6 (2003), 108–141.

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