Publications

Peer-review journal articles:

2017. “From System Collapse to Chavista Hegemony: The Evolution of the Party System in Bolivarian Venezuela.” Latin American Perspectives 44(1):17-36. Lead Article.

2015. “The Labour of Learning: Overcoming the Obstacles Facing Union-Worker Centre Collaborations”. Work, Employment and Society. Online First. DOI: 10.1177/0950017015577898

  • Best Graduate Paper Award (Honorable Mention), Labor & Labor Movements Section, American Sociological Association, 2009.

2014. “The Crooked Line: From Populist Mobilization to Participatory Democracy in Chávez-era Venezuela”. Qualitative Sociology 37(4): 373-401. Lead Article.

  • Outstanding Faculty Article Award, Sociology of Development Section, American Sociological Association, 2015.
  • Best Article Award (Honorable Mention), Venezuelan Studies Section, Latin American Studies Association, 2015.

Book Chapters:

2016. “From Illustrating Problems to Providing Solutions: Latin America as a Source of Global Social Innovation.” Pp. 72-88 in Global Latin America, edited by Matthew Gutmann and Jeffrey Lessing, Berkeley: University of California Press. (First author with Peter Evans) (Please email me for a copy)

2015. “Emergent Socialist Hegemony in Bolivarian Venezuela: The Role of the Party.” In From Crisis to Crises: Marxist Perspectives on Latin America in the Global Economy, edited by Jeffrey Webber and Susan Spronk. Brill Academic Press.

2013. “The Strange Disappearance of Capitalism from Social Movement Studies.” In Marxism and Social Movements, edited by Colin Barker, Laurence Cox, John Krinsky and Alf Nilsen. Brill Academic Press. (Equal co-author with Jeff Goodwin)

2008. “Liberation Movements.” In International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences. Detroit: MacMillan Reference. (Equal co-author with Jeff Goodwin) (Please email me for a copy)