the left/Marxism


1988 Dialectics of War: An Essay on the Social Theory of War and Peace, London: Pluto, 168 pp.

1975 Marxism and Social Science: The Roots of Social Knowledge, London: Pluto, x + 140 pp (Spanish translation, El Marxismo y las Ciencias Sociales: Las Raices del Conocimiento Social, Mexico City: Nueva Imagen, 1978, 152 pp.)

1974 Marxism versus Sociology: A Guide to Reading, London: Pluto, 120 pp.

Edited books

1985 Marxist Sociology Revisited: Critical Assessments, London: Macmillan and New York: St. Martin’s Press, vii + 268 pp.


2002 ‘The Unfinished Global Revolution: Intellectuals and the New Politics of International Relations’, Review of International Studies, 27, 1, 1-21

‘Post-Imperial and Quasi-Imperial: State and Empire in the Global Era’, Millennium: Journal of International Studies, 31, 2, 327-36.

‘Ten Challenges to Anti-War Politics’, Radical Philosophy 111, 11-19.

2001 ‘Democracy and Peace in the Global Revolution’, in Tarak Barkawi and Mark Laffey, eds., Democracy, Liberalism and War: Rethinking the Democratic Peace Debate, Boulder: Lynne Rienner, 173-92.

2000 Obituary: Tony Cliff

1996 ‘Beyond International Socialism‘, Workers’ Liberty, 27 February.

1994 ‘Towards a Global Policy for Labour’, Renewal: A Journal of Labour Politics, 2, 1, pp. 30-9.

1990 ‘From Total War to Democratic Peace: exterminism and historical pacifism’, in H. Kaye and K. McClelland, eds, E.P. Thompson: Critical Debates, Cambridge: Polity, 233-51.

‘Great Britain’, in Philip G Altbach, ed., Student Political Activism: An International Reference Handbook, Westport: Conn., Greenwood, 237-48.

1988 ‘In Defence of “Historical Pacifism”‘, European Nuclear Disarmament Journal, October-January, pp 34-5.

1987 ‘Marxism, War and Peace in Britain, 1895-1945′, in Richard Taylor and Nigel Young, eds., Campaigns for Peace: Peace movements in Britain in the twentieth century, Manchester: Manchester University Press, 49-72.

1986 The Student Movements of the 1960s: A view from the 1980s, Hull: Hull University Occasional Papers in Sociology and Social Anthropology, No. 2, 36 pp.

1985 ‘Sociology and the Crisis of Marxism’, in Shaw, ed., Marxist Sociology Revisited: Critical Assessments, London: Macmillan, 1-20.

‘Marxism, the State and Politics’, in Shaw, ed., Marxist Sociology Revisited: Critical Assessments, London: Macmillan, 246-68.

1984 ‘Marxism and the Problem of Law and Order in Britain’, in P. Norton, ed., Law and Order in British Politics, Aldershot: Gower, 179-92.

‘War, Imperialism and the State System: A critique of orthodox Marxism for the 1980s’ in Shaw, ed., War, State and Society, London: Macmillan, 1-24 and 47-60.

1982 Review article of Jacoby, Dialectic of Defeat and Gouldner, The Two MarxismsTheory, Culture and Society, 1, 2, Autumn, 120-3.

1981 Socialism and Militarism, Nottingham: Spokesman, 34 pp.

1978 ‘The Making of a Party? The International Socialists 1965-76′, The Socialist Register 1978, London: Merlin, 100-45.

1976 ‘New Empirical Marxisms’, Sociology, 10, 3, September, 519-23.

1974 ‘The Theory of the State and Politics: A central paradox of Marxism’, Economy and Society, 3, 4, November, 429-50.

1971 ‘The Coming Crisis of Radical Sociology’, New Left Review 70, November-December; reprinted in R Blackburn, ed., Ideology in Social Science, London: Fontana, 1972, 33-44.

1968 ‘Christianity and Marxism’, Slant, 19, February-March, 3-10.

1967 ‘Socialism: class struggle or intellectual movement?’, Slant, 16, August-September, 3-7.

1966-67 ‘Class, movement and party: A reply to Penrose’, Slant, 12, December-January, 10-11.

1966 ‘Class, movement, party’, Slant, 10, August-September, 3-9.

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