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Dr John Roberts
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Roberts, JM. and Cremin, C. (2019) 'Prosumer Culture and the Question of Fetishism'. Journal of Consumer Culture, 19 (2). pp. 213 - 230. ISSN: 1469-5405 Open Access Link

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Roberts, JM. (2019) 'Democracy and Participation: Liberal, Leftist and Socialist Perspectives', in Roberts, JM. and Ibrahim, J. (eds.) Contemporary Left-Wing Activism, vol. 1. Routledge. pp. 1 - 26.

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Roberts, JM. and Ibrahim, J. (2019) 'Contemporary Left-Wing Activism, vol. 1: Democracy, Participation and Dissent in a Global Context (edited collection)'. Routledge.

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Roberts, JM. and Ibrahim, J. (2019) 'Contemporary Left-Wing Activism, vol. 2: Democracy, Participation and Dissent in a Global Context (edited collection)'. London: Rouledge.

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Ibrahim, J. and Roberts, JM. (2018) 'Lenin’s Lens: The Occupy Movement, an Infantile Disorder?'. Journal of Cultural Analysis and Social Change, 3 (1). ISSN: 2589-1316 Open Access Link

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Roberts, JM. (2018) 'Sociology of the State', in Spillman, L. (ed.) Oxford Bibliographies in Sociology. Oxford University Press.

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Roberts, JM. (2018) 'Speakers' Corner', in Orum, T. (ed.) The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Urban and Regional Studies. Wiley-Blackwell.

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Roberts, JM. (2018) 'The Public Sphere', in Orum, T. (ed.) The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Urban and Regional Studies. Wiley-Blackwell.

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Roberts, JM. (2017) 'Outline of a Marxist Commodity Theory of the Public Sphere'. Historical Materialism, 25 (1). pp. 3 - 35. ISSN: 1569-206X Open Access Link

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Roberts, J. and Cremin, C. (2016) 'Contested Meanings, Myths and Hyperimages of the Apocalypse: The Bakhtin Circle and the Politicisation of Catastrophism'. Social Semiotics, 27 (2). pp. 178 - 194. ISSN: 1470-1219 Open Access Link

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Roberts, JM. (2016) 'Co-creative Prosumer Labor, Financial Knowledge Capitalism, and Marxist Value Theory'. The Information Society, 32 (1). pp. 28 - 39. ISSN: 0197-2243 Open Access Link

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Roberts, JM. (2015) ''Insult and Devaluation'', in Fahenbrach, K., Klimke, M. and Scharloth, J. (eds.) Protest Cultures: A Companion. Berghahn Books. , 17. pp. 359 - 365. ISBN 13: 9781785331480.

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Roberts, JM. (2015) ''Neoliberalism and Financialization'', in Ba, S.M. and Ness, I. (eds.) Palgrave Encyclopedia of Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism. Palgrave.

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Roberts, JM. and Joseph, J. (2015) 'Beyond Flows, Fluids and Networks: Social Theory and the Fetishism of the Global Informational Economy'. New Political Economy, 20 (1). pp. 1 - 20. ISSN: 1356-3467 Open Access Link

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Roberts, JM. (2014) ''Critical Realism, Dialectics, and Qualitative Research Methods''. Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour, 44 (1). pp. 1 - 23. ISSN: 1468-5914 Open Access Link

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Roberts, JM. (2014) 'How are George Orwell's writings a precursor to studies of popular culture?'. Journal for Cultural Research, 18 (3). pp. 216 - 232. ISSN: 1479-7585 Open Access Link

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Roberts, JM. (2014) 'Digital Publics: Cultural Political Economy, Financialisation, and Organisational Politics'. Routledge. ISSN 13: 9780415641258

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Brown, A. and Roberts, J.M. (2014) ''An Appraisal of the Contribution of Critical Realism to Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methodology: Is Dialectics the Way Forward?'', in Edwards, P., O'Mahaoney, J. and Vincent, S. (eds.) Studying Organizations Using Critical Realism. Oxford University Press.

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Roberts, JM. (2014) 'New Media and Public Activism: Neoliberalism, the State and Radical Protest in the Public Sphere.'. Policy Press.

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Roberts, JM. (2012) 'Discourse or dialogue? Habermas, the Bakhtin Circle, and the question of concrete utterances'. Theory and Society, 41 (4). pp. 395 - 419. ISSN: 0304-2421 Open Access Link

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Roberts, JM. (2012) 'Poststructuralism against poststructuralism: Actor-network theory, organizations and economic markets'. European Journal of Social Theory, 15 (1). pp. 35 - 53. ISSN: 1368-4310 Open Access Link

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Cremin, C. and Roberts, JM. (2011) ''Postmodern Left-liberalism: Hardt and Negri and the Disavowal of Critique''. Critical Sociology, 37 (2). pp. 179 - 197. ISSN: 0896-9205

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Roberts, J. (2011) ''The Development of Free Speech in Modern Britain''. Speakers' Corner Trust http://www.speakerscornertrust.org/forum/occasional-essays/.

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Roberts, JM. (2010) ''The Public Sphere'', in Bevir, M. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Political Theory. London : Sage.

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Roberts, J. (2010) ''The State, Empire, and Imperialism''. Current Sociology, 58 (6). pp. 833 - 858. ISSN: 0011-3921

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Roberts, JM. (2010) ''Reading Orwell Through Deleuze''. Deleuze Studies, 4 (3). pp. 356 - 380. ISSN: 1750-2241

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Roberts, JM. (2009) 'The Competent Public Sphere: Global Political Economy, Dialogue, and the Contemporary Workplace'. Palgrave. ISSN 13: 9780230008731

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Roberts, JM. (2008) ''Public Spaces of Dissent''. Sociology Compass, 2 (2). pp. 654 - 674.

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Roberts, JM. (2008) 'Expressive free speech, the state, and the public sphere: A Bakhtinian–Deleuzian analysis of ‘public address’ at Hyde Park'. Social Movement Studies, 7 (2). pp. 101 - 119. ISSN: 1474-2829 Open Access Link

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Roberts, JM. (2007) ''Poststructuralism' (dictionary entry)', in Hartwig, M. (ed.) Dictionary of Critical Realism. London : Routledge.

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Dean, K., Joseph, J., Roberts, JM. and Wight, C. (2006) 'Realism, Philosophy and Social Science'. Palgrave MacMillan. ISSN 10: 1403946736 ISSN 13: 9781403946737

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New, C., Roberts, JM. and Groff, R. (2005) ''Taking Relativism Seriously''. Journal of Critical Realism, 4 (1). pp. 221 - 246.

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Joseph, J. and Roberts, JM. (2005) ''Derrida, Foucault and Žižek: Being Realistic about Social Theory''. New Formations, 56 (Autumn). pp. 109 - 120.

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Roberts, JM. and Sanders, T. (2005) ''Before, During and After: Realism, Reflexivity and Ethnography''. The Sociological Review, 53 (2). pp. 294 - 313.

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Roberts, JM. (2005) 'Extended book review of M. Hill and W. Montag (eds), Masses, Classes and the Public Sphere'. Historical Materialism, 13 (4). pp. 373 - 388. ISSN: 1465-4466

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Roberts, JM. (2004) ''What's "Social" about "Social Capital"'?'. The British Journal of Politics and International Relations, 6 (4). pp. 471 - 493. ISSN: 1369-1481

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Roberts, JM. (2004) ''From Populist to Political Dialogue in the Public Sphere''. Cultural Studies, 18 (6). pp. 884 - 910. ISSN: 0950-2386

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Roberts, JM. and Devine, F. (2004) ''Some Everyday Experiences of Voluntarism''. Social Politics, 11 (2). pp. 280 - 296.

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Crossley, N. and Roberts, JM. (2004) 'After Habermas: New Perspectives on the Public Sphere (edited collection)'. Wiley-Blackwell. ISSN 10: 1405123656 ISSN 13: 9781405123655

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Roberts, JM. (2004) ''Will the Materialists in the Bakhtin Cicle Please Stand Up?'', in Joseph, J. and Roberts, JM. (eds.) Realism, Discourse and Deconstruction.. Routledge.

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Roberts, JM. (2004) ''John Stuart Mill, Free Speech and the Public Sphere'.', in Crossley, N. and Roberts, JM. (eds.) After Habermas: New Perspectives on the Public Sphere. Blackwell.

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Roberts, JM. (2004) ''The Stylistics of Competent Speaking: A Bakhtinian Exploration of some Habermasian Themes''. Theory, Culture and Society, 21 (6). pp. 91 - 114+200. ISSN: 0263-2764

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Joseph, J. and Roberts, JM. (2003) 'Realism, Discourse and Deconstruction (edited collection)'. Routledge.

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Roberts, JM. and Devine, F. (2003) ''Alternative Approaches to Measuring Social Capital: A Note on van Deth's "Measuring Social Capital"''. International Journal of Social Research Methodology, 6 (1). pp. 93 - 100.

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Roberts, JM. and Devine, F. (2003) ''Hollowing Out of the Welfare State and Social Capital''. Social Policy and Society, 2 (4). pp. 1 - 10.

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Roberts, JM. (2003) 'The Aesthetics of Free Speech: Rethinking the Public Sphere'. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. ISSN 10: 1-4039-0566-5

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Brown, A., Fleetwood, S. and Roberts, JM. (2002) 'Critical Realism and Marxism (edited collection)'. Routledge. ISSN 10: 0415250137 ISSN 13: 9780415250139

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Roberts, JM. (2002) ''From Reflection to Refraction: Opening Up Open Marxism''. Capital and Class, 78. pp. 87 - 116.

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Roberts, JM. (2002) ''Abstracting Emancipation: Two Dialectics on the Trail of Freedom'.', in Brown, A., Fleetwood, S. and Roberts, JM. (eds.) Critical Realism and Marxism.. Routledge.

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Roberts, JM. (2001) ''Realistic Spatial Abstraction? Marxist Observations of a Claim within Critical Realist Geography''. Progress in Human Geography, 25 (4). pp. 545 - 567. ISSN: 0309-1325

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