2023 ‘The Trap of “Capitalism”, Racial or Otherwise’ Archives Européennes de Sociologie / European Journal of Sociology 64 (2): 163-72 with John Holmwood


2022 ‘For a Reparatory Social Science’ Global Social Challenges Journal 1 (1): 8-20


2022 ‘More than a Metaphor: ‘Climate colonialism’ in perspective’ Global Social Challenges Journal Provocation, with Peter Newell, early view


2022 ‘A Decolonial Project for Europe’ Journal of Common Market Studies 60 (2): 229-244


2022 ‘Webs of Reciprocity: Colonial Taxation and the Need for Reparations’ British Journal of Sociology 73 (1): 73-77


2022 ‘Relations of Extraction, Relations of Redistribution: Empire, Nation, and the Construction of the British Welfare StateBritish Journal of Sociology 73 (1): 4-15


2021 ‘Decolonizing Critical Theory? Epistemological Justice, Progress, ReparationsCritical Times: Interventions in Global Critical Theory 4 (1): 73-89


2021 ‘Narrating Inequality, Eliding Empire’ British Journal of Sociology, Special Issue: Debating Thomas Piketty’s Capital and Ideology 2021 72 (1): 69-78


2021 ‘Colonial Global Economy: Towards a Theoretical Reorientation of Political EconomyReview of International Political Economy 28 (2): 307-322


2020 ‘Introduction: Roots, Routes, and Reconstruction: Travelling Ideas/TheoriesSociological Review Special Issue, Roots, Routes, and Reconstruction: Travelling Ideas / Theories 68 (3): 455-60


2020 ‘Theory for a Global Age: From Nativism to Neoliberalism and Beyond,’ Current Sociology 68 (2): 137-48 (co-authored with Kathryn Medien and Lisa Tilley)


2019 ‘Global Social Theory: Building ResourcesAREA 51 (4): 816–819, with Angela Last, Lucy Mayblin, Lisa Tilley


2018 ‘Colonialism, Postcolonialism and the Liberal Welfare State,’ New Political Economy 23 (5): 574-587 (co-authored with John Holmwood)


2017 ‘The Current Crisis of Europe: Refugees, Colonialism, and the Limits of CosmopolitanismEuropean Law Journal 23 (5): 395–405.


2017 ‘Brexit, Trump, and ‘Methodological Whiteness’: On the Misrecognition of Race and Class,’ British Journal of Sociology special issue on The Trump/Brexit Moment: Causes and Consequences 68 (S1): S214–S232


2017 ‘Introduction: Global Challenges for Sociology,’ Sociology Special Issue Global Futures and Epistemologies of the South: New Challenges for Sociology, 51 (1): 3-10 (co-authored with Boaventura de Sousa Santos)


2016 ‘Postcolonial Reflections on Sociology,’ Sociology Special Issue: Bringing it ‘Home’? Sociological Practice and the Practice of Sociology, 50 (5): 960–966

  • Shortlisted for the Sage Prize in Excellence / Innovation for 2016


2016 ‘Comparative Historical Sociology and the State: Problems of Method,’ Cultural Sociology 10 (3): 335–351


2016 ‘Undoing the Epistemic Disavowal of the Haitian Revolution: A Contribution to Global Social ThoughtJournal of Intercultural Studies 37 (1): 1-16; postprint open access version available here


2015. ‘Whither Europe? Postcolonial versus Neocolonial CosmopolitanismInterventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies 18 (2): 187-202; postprint open access version available here


2015. ‘Black Thought Matters: Patricia Hill Collins and the Long Tradition of African American Sociology,’ Ethnic and Racial Studies 38 (13): 2315-2321


2015. ‘Citizens and Others: The Constitution of Citizenship through Exclusion,’ Alternatives 40 (2): 102-114; postprint version available here


2014. ‘Postcolonial and Decolonial Dialogues,’ Postcolonial Studies 17 (2): 115-121 (Abridged version of my chapter ‘Postcolonial and Decolonial Reconstructions’ in Connected Sociologies) open access


2014. ‘A Sociological Dilemma: Race, Segregation, and US Sociology,’ Current Sociology Knowledge Production in Global Context: Power and Coloniality 62 (4): 472-92 open access


2014. ‘Introduction: Knowledge Production in Global Context: Power and Coloniality,’ Current Sociology 62 (4):  451-6


2014. ‘Introduction: Contesting Imperial EpistemologiesJournal of Historical Sociology 27 (3): 293-301 (co-authored with Robbie Shilliam and Dan Orrells)


2013. ‘The Possibilities of, and for, Global Sociology: A Postcolonial PerspectivePolitical Power and Social Theory Vol 24: 295-314

  • Translated into Portuguese and published as: ‘As possibilidades quanto à sociologia global: uma perspectiva pós-colonial,’ Dossiê: Desafios da Consolidação Democrática na América Latina, Sociedade e Estado 29 (1): 2014


2012. ‘The Attack on Education as a Social Right,’ South Atlantic Quarterly April 2012 111 (2): 392-401 (co-authored with John Holmwood)


2012. ‘Reframing Colonialism and Modernity: An Endeavour through Sociology and Literature,’ The Global South Cultural Dialogue Project summer pp78-81


2011. ‘Historical Sociology, Modernity, and Postcolonial Critique,’ American Historical Review 116 (3): 653-662


2011. ‘Tocqueville, Beaumont and the Silences in Histories of the United States: An Interdisciplinary Endeavour across Literature and Sociology,’ Journal of Historical Sociology 24 (1): 116-131 (co-authored with Victoria Margree)


2011 ‘Talking among Themselves? Weberian and Marxist Historical Sociologies as Dialogues without “Others”’ Millennium: Journal of International Studies 39 (3): 667-681


2011 ‘Introduction: The Challenges of Translation in Interdisciplinary ResearchJournal of Historical Sociology 24 (1): 1-8 (co-authored with John Holmwood)


2010. ‘Identity Politics and the Need for a “Tomorrow”,Economic and Political Weekly 45 (15): 59-66 (co-authored with Victoria Margree)


2010. ‘Historical Sociology, International Relations and Connected Histories‘, Cambridge Review of International Affairs 23 (1): 127-43


2009. ‘Introduction: Global Social Inquiry – The Challenge of Listening‘, Sociological Research Online 14 (4)


2007. ‘Sociology and Postcolonialism: Another “Missing” Revolution?’, Sociology Special Issue: ‘Sociology and its Public Face(s)’ 41 (5): 871-84.


2006. ‘Beginnings: Edward W. Said and Questions of Nationalism’, Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies 8 (1): pp1-8.