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Podcast (sound only): The Holocaust: Modern Facets of a Past Horror


with Philip SpencerAntisemitism and the left. On the return of the Jewish question. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2017.

Cosmopolitanism. London: Routledge, 2007.

Democracy and the Rule of Law: Marx’s Critique of the Legal Form. Caldwell, NJ: The Blackburn Press, 2002.

Political Investigations: Hegel, Marx, Arendt. London: Routledge, 2001.

Being Stalked: A Memoir. London: Chatto and Windus, 1997.

with Dennis Davis, Beyond Apartheid: Labour and Liberation in South Africa. London: Pluto, London, 1990, Pb 1991; Johannesburg: Ravan Press, 1991.

Volumes edited

with Christine Achinger, Antisemitism, Racism, and Islamophobia. European Societies 14, 2 (2012).

Republished as Antisemitism, Racism and Islamophobia: Distorted Faces of Modernity. New York: Routledge, 2015.

with Charles Turner, Social Theory after the Holocaust. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2000.

with Edward Mortimer, People, Nation and State. London: I B Tauris, 1999.

with Shirin Rai, Civil Society: Democratic Perspectives. London: Frank Cass, 1997. Publishers


The next big thing,’ in Philosophy and Social Criticism 43, 2 (2017), 278–279.

Cosmopolitanism and the Modern Revolutionary Tradition: Reflections on Arendt’s Politics,’ in Critical Horizons 17, 1 (2016), 8–23.

Cosmopolitanism and the critique of antisemitism: two faces of universality,’ in European Review of History 23, 5–6 (2016), 769–783.

with Christine Achinger,‘Introduction: Distorted Faces of Modernity,’ in eadem, eds. Antisemitism, Racism and Islamophobia: Distorted Faces of Modernity. New York: Routledge, 2015, 1-13.

‘The evolution of the modern revolutionary tradition: a phenomenological reading of Hannah Arendt’s On Revolution,’ in European Journal of Cultural and Political Sociology 1, 3 (2014), 216-233.

‘Rereading Marx on the “Jewish Question”: Marx as a Critic of Antisemitism,’ in Marcel Stoetzler, ed. Antisemitism and the Constitution of Sociology. Lincoln, NE and London: University of Nebraska Press, 2014, 137-159.

‘Natural law and critical theory: Bringing rights back in,’ in Journal of Classical Sociology 13, 2 (2013), 222-238.

with Glynis Cousin, ‘Brothers in Misery: Re-connecting Sociologies of Racism and Anti-Semitism,’ in Efraim Sicher, ed. Race, Colour, Identity: Rethinking discourses about ‘Jews’ in the 21st century. Berghahn Books, 2013, 308–323.

On doing the sociology of antisemitism,’ in Newsletter of the European Sociological Association no. 33 (2012), 4–6.

with Glynis Cousin, ‘A common cause: reconnecting the study of racism and antisemitism,’ in European Societies 14, 2 (2012), 166–185.

Debating Rights, Law, and Subjectivity: Arendt, Adorno, and Critical Theory,’ in Samir Gandesha and Lars Rensmann, eds. Arendt and Adorno: Political and Philosophical Questions. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2011, 154–172.

Cosmopolitanism and human rights,’ in Tom Cushman, ed. The Routledge International Handbook of Human Rights. New York: Routledge, 2011, 100–109.

Contra Leviathan: Hegel’s Contribution to Cosmopolitan Critique,’ in Andrew Buchwalter, ed. Hegel and Global Justice. New York: Springer, 2011, 49–64.

Cosmopolitanism and Natural Law: Rethinking Kant,’ in Maria Rovisco and Magdalena Nowicka, eds. The Ashgate Research Companion to Cosmopolitanism. Farnham: Ashgate, 2011, 147–162.

Enlightenment cosmopolitanism: Western or universal?’ in David Adams and Galin Tihanov, eds. Enlightenment Cosmopolitanism. London: Legenda, 2011, 153–170.

Dehumanising the dehumanisers: reversal in human rights discourse?’ in Journal of Global Ethics 6, 2 (2010), 179–190.

Fighting with Phantoms: A Contribution to the Debate on Anti-semitism in Europe,’ in Patterns of Prejudice 43, 5 (2009), 459–479.

An unfinished project: Marx’s critique of Hegel’s philosophy of right,’ in Andrew Chitty and Martin McIvor, eds. Karl Marx and Contemporary Philosophy. Basingstoke ; New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2009, 105–120.

Judgement and the reification of the faculties: a reconstructive reading of Arendt’s Life of the Mind,’ in Philosophy and Social Criticism 34, 1–2 (2008), 157–176.

with Maria Pia Lara, ‘Justice and the public sphere: the dynamics of Nancy Fraser’s critical theory,’ in Terry Lovell, ed. (Mis)recognition, Inequality and Justice: Fraser and Bourdieu. London: Routledge, 2007, 36–48.

with William Smith, ‘Kantian Cosmopolitanism today: John Rawls and Jurgen Habermas on Immanuel Kant’s Foedus Pacificium,’ in King’s College Law Journal 15, 1 (2004), 5–22.

Taking the ‘ism’ out of cosmopolitanism; an essay in reconstruction,’ in European Journal of Social Theory 6, 4 (2003), 451–470.

with Will Smith, ‘Habermas’s theory of cosmopolitanism,’ in Constellations 10, 4 (2003), 467–487.

Crimes against humanity: Hannah Arendt and the Nuremberg Debates,’ in European Journal of Social Theory 3, 3 (2000), 293–311.

Benign nationalism? The limits of the civic ideal,’ in Edward Mortimer and Robert Fine, eds. People Nation and State: The Meaning of Ethnicity and Nationalism. London: I B Tauris, 1999, 149–161.

The equivocations of politics: the concept of totalitarianism in Hannah Arendt’s political thought,’ in Finnish Yearbook of Political Thought 2 (1998), 90–112

What is social about social control?’, in Contemporary Crises 1 (1986), 321–327.

with Dennis Davis, ‘What is social about social control?’ in Journal of Southern African Studies 12, 1 (1985), 25–48

The Birth of Bourgeois Punishment,’ in Crime and Social Justice 13 (1980), 19–26.

Labelling Theory: An Investigation into the Sociological Critique of Deviance,’ in Economy and Society 6, 2 (1977), 166–193.

Texts provided courtesy of the author.