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“The Essence of Inequality: A Critical Analysis of Classical and Contemporary Theories of Stratification and Inequality,” Social Praxis, Vol. 4, Nos. 1-2 (1976-77).

“The Transition From Feudalism to Capitalism: Another Look at the Sweezy-Dobb Debate,” Revista Mexicana de Sociologia, Vol. 39, No. 4 (1977).

“The Political Economy of Historical and Contemporary Structures of Underdevelopment in Latin America,” The Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology, Vol. 15, No. 1 (1978).

“The Meaning of Underdevelopment: A Critique of Mainstream Theories of Development and Underdevelopment,” International Studies, Vol. 17, No. 1 (1978).

“The Origin of the Kemalist Movement in Turkey: An Analytical Approach,” International Review of History and Political Science, Vol. 15, No. 2 (1978).

“Transnational Production and the Worldwide Contradictions of Advanced Capitalism,” Social Praxis, Vol. 5, No. 3-4 (1978).

“Towards a Theory of State Capitalist Development in the Third World,” International Review of Modern Sociology, Vol. 9, No. 1 (1979).

“The Postwar Reintegration of Turkey into the World Economy, 1950-1960,” Journal of Asian and African Studies, Vol. 14, No. 4 (1979).

“The Logic of International Capitalist Expansion: Hobson, Kautsky, Luxemburg, and Lenin and the Theory of Modern Imperialism,” Development and Socio-Economic Progress, Vol. 3, No. 3 (1979).

“State Capitalism and National Industrialization in Turkey,” Development and Change, Vol. 11, No.1 (1980).

“Pre-Capitalist Modes of Production: Their Origins, Contradictions, and Transformation,” Quarterly Review of Historical Studies, Vol. 19, Nos. 1-2 (1980).

“The Origins and Development of Neo-Colonialism in Turkey,” Development and Socio-Economic Progress, Vol. 4, No. 4 (1980).

“The Nature and Contradictions of State Capitalism in the Third World,” Social and Economic Studies, Vol. 28, No. 2 (1980).

“Turkey: The Crisis of the Neo-Colonial System,” Race & Class, Vol. 22, No. 3 (1980).

“The Capitalist State: Its ‘Relative Autonomy’ Re-examined,” New Political Science, No. 7 (Fall 1981).

Review of James F. Petras, Class, State, and Power in the Third World (Montclair: Allanheld, Osmun, 1981), in Journal of Contemporary Asia (Fall 1982).

Review of William Hale, The Political and Economic Development of Modern Turkey (London: Croom Helm, 1981), in Third World Quarterly (Spring 1983).

“The Class Nature of the State in Peripheral Social Formations,” Journal of Contemporary Asia (Spring 1983).

“Industrialization, Employment, and Class Formation in the Periphery,” Economic Forum (Spring 1983).

“The Nature and Contradictions of U.S. Transnational Expansion Abroad Since World War II,” Research in Political Economy, Vol. 7 (1984).

Review of M. N. Uca, Workers’ Participation and Self Management in Turkey (The Hague: Institute of Social Studies, 1984), in the International Journal of Middle East Studies (1984).

Review of Albert Szymanski, The Capitalist State and the Politics of Class (New York: Winthrop, 1978) and James Petras, Class, State and Power in the Third World (Montclair: Allanheld, Osmun, 1981), in States and Societies (1984).

“The Controversy Over Imperialism and Capitalist Industrialization in the Periphery,” Journal of Contemporary Asia, Vol. 15, No. 1 (1985).

Review of Peter Limqueco and Bruce McFarlane (eds.), Neo-Marxist Theories of Development (London: Croom Helm and New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1983), in Journal of Contemporary Asia, Vol. 15, No. 1 (1985).

“The Eighteenth Brumaire and the Controversy Over the Theory of the State,” Quarterly Review of Historical Studies, Vol. 25, No. 2 (July-Sept. 1985).

“The Class Nature of the State in Peru: 1968-75,” International Review of Modern Sociology, Vol. 16, No. 2 (Autumn 1986).

“The Soviet Union and China: A Comparative Analysis of Their Stages of Economic Development,” International Review of Modern Sociology, Vol. 17, No. 2 (1987).

“The Role of the State in the World Political Economy,” State and Society (Fall 1987).

“The Contradictions of Export-Oriented Development in the Third World,” Social and Economic Studies (Fall 1987)

“Labor, Capital, and the State: Economic Crisis and Class Conflict in the United States in the 1970’s and 1980’s,” Humanity and Society, Vol. 12, No. 1 (1988).

“The Internationalization of Capital and Its Impact on Labor on a World Scale,” International Review of Modern Sociology (1991).

“Nationalism and Ethnic Rivalry in the Early Twentieth Century,” Nature, Society, and Thought, Vol. 4, No. 3 (1991).

“The Political Economy of the Gulf War: The United States, Germany, and Japan and Interimperialist Rivalry for Control of Oil in the Middle East,” Humanity and Society, Vol. 17, No. 1 (1993).

“Iran, Iraq, and Interimperialist Rivalry for Control of Oil in the Middle East,” Critique, No. 3 (Fall 1993).

“Class, Race, and Gender: The Triangle of Oppression,” Race, Sex, and Class, Vol. 2, No. 2 (Fall 1994).

“The Impact of Globalization on Traditional Settlements in the Periphery,” Traditional Dwellings and Settlements Review (Fall 1994).

“The Persistence of Class and the Continuing Relevance of Class Analysis in Contemporary Capitalist Society,” Sociological Inquiry (Fall 1995).

“Imperialism and Class Struggle in the Late 20th Century,” Humanity and Society, Vol. 20, No. 2 (May, 1996).

“Nationalism, Class Conflict and Social Transformation in the Twentieth Century,” International Review of Modern Sociology (Fall 1996).

“Colonialism, Imperialism, and Globalization,” Quarterly Review of Historical Studies, Vol. 35, Nos. 3-4 (1996).

“On the Necessity of a Class Analysis Approach in Middle East Studies,” Development and Socio-Economic Progress, Vol. 21, No. 2 (1997).

“War and Peace in Divided Cities and Divided Countries: Focus on Cyprus and Lebanon in the Middle East Peace Process,” Development and Socio-Economic Progress, Vol. 21, No-3-4 (1997).

“Economic Decline, Political Reaction, and the Rise of Right-Wing Ultra-Nationalist Movements,” Humanity and Society, Vol. 22, No. 3 (1998).

“The Armenian Genocide Remembered,” Center News (Fall 1998). [Review of Vahakn N. Dadrian, The History of the Armenian Genocide (Oxford: Berghahn Books, 1995)].

“Unemployment, Low Wages, and Income Inequality: The Triangle of Poverty in the Middle East and North Africa,” Development and Socio-Economic Progress, Vol. 23, No. 75 (January-June, 1999).

Revised version of the above article was published as a chapter  in Wassim Shahin and Ghassan Dibeh (eds.),  Earnings Inequality, Unemployment, and Poverty in the Middle East and North Africa  (Westport, Conn.:  Greenwood Press, 2000).

Review of Szonja Szelenyi, Equality by Design:  The Grand Experiment in Destratification in Socialist Hungary (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1998), reviewed in Contemporary Sociology (March 2000).

“Nationalism, Ethnic Conflict, and Class Struggle: A Critical Analysis of Mainstream and Marxist Theories of Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict,” Critical Sociology, Vol. 26, No. 3 (2000).

“Globalization, Class Conflict, and Social Transformation in the Third World,” Development and Socio-Economic Progress (2001).

“Nationalism and National Movements in the Age of Globalization,” World Ethno-National Studies, No. 3 (2001).

“The Class Nature of Religion and Religious Movements: A Critical Analysis of the Iranian Revolution of 1979,” Humanity and Society (2002).

“Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict in Eastern Europe,” Journal of Philosophy and Law, No. 2 (2002).

“The Impact of Globalization on Eastern Europe in the Post-Cold War Era,” in Andrei Marga, Nicolae Paun, and Ladislau Gyemant (eds.), Paradigme ale Integrarii (Paradigm of Integration) (Cluj-Napoca, Romania: Editura Fundatiei Pentru Studii Europene, 2002). [Reprint of the article published in European Studies, Vol. XLVI, No. 2 (2001)]. 

The above article was also reprinted in Grigore Vasilescu (ed.), The World Bank Policies in the Republic of Moldova (Chisinau, Moldova: Institute of Political Studies and International Relations, 2002).

“Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict in the Middle East: Focus on Turkish-Armenian Relations in the Ottoman Empire,” Turkish and Ottoman Studies, Vol. II (2002).

“The Impact of Globalization on Countries Integrated into the World Economy,” Conference Proceedings, Annual Conference of the State Engineering University of Armenia (November 2002).

“Transnational Capital and the Impact of Privatization and Market-oriented Reforms in East European Agriculture: Focus on Romania in Transition, 1989-2000,” International Review of Sociology, Vol. 13, No. 2 (2003).

“The Political Economy of East European Agriculture: Privatization and Problems of Transition to Market Economy in Romania,” in Proceedings of the First International Manas University Conference in Economics, Kyrgyz-Turkish Manas University Publication No. 61, Conference Series 6 (September 2004).

“The Globalization of Capital and Transnational Corporations,” in Proceedings of the International Symposium “Present-Day Worldwide Civilization: New Threats and Global Challenges, National Academy of Sciences, Yerevan, Armenia, November 2004. 

“Globalization of Capital and the Imperial State: Global Capitalism in Crisis,” in B. Berberoglu (ed.) Globalization and Change: The Transformation of Global Capitalism (Lenham, Md.: Lexington Books, 2005).

“Globalization and the Contradictions of Development in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union: Prospects for Post-Soviet Development in the Age of Globalization,” Canadian Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 26, No. 4 (2005).

“Class, State, and Revolution: The Class Nature of the State and Revolution,” Nature, Society and Thought, Vol. 18, No. 4 (October 2006).

“The Centrality of Class in Contemporary Capitalist Society,”International Review of Modern Sociology, Vol. 33, No. 1 (Spring 2007).

“Special Issue on Globalization,” Guest Editor, “Introduction,” International Review of Modern Sociology (Fall 2007).

“Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict in the Age of Globalization: Postwar Global Comparisons,” in Encyclopedia of Nations and Nationalisms (ABC-CLIO, 2008).

“The Globalization of U.S. Capital and Its Impact on the U.S. Economy and Society,” in Beverly Crawford and Michelle Bertho (eds.), The Impact of Globalization on the United States (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 2008).

“The Class Nature of Globalization in the Age of Imperialism” Critical Sociology, Vol. 35, No. 6 (November 2009) and in Henry Veltmeyer (ed.), Capitalism at Issue: Bringing Class Back In: Essays in Honour of James Petras (Leiden: E.J. Brill, 2009).

“Globalization of Capital and Social Rights,” Iktisat Dergisi (Journal of Economics) (December 2009). [in Turkish].

“The Centrality of Class in Critical Development Studies” in Henry Veltmeyer (ed.), Critical Development Studies: Tools For Progressive Change (Zacatecas, Mexico: CDS Network, 2010).

Review of Jeffrey Hayden, Citizen Employers: Business Communities and Labor in Cincinnati and San Francisco, 1870-1916 (Ithaca, NY: ILR Press/Cornell University Press, 2008) in American Journal of Sociology, Vol. 115, No. 5 (March 2010).

“The Impact of the Global Economic Crisis on Society in the Early 21st Century” in Ibrahim Guran Yumusak (ed.), Knowledge, Economy, and Management (Proceedings of the 8th International Congress), Istanbul, Turkey, October 28-31, 2010.

“The Dynamics of the Labor Process in the Age of Neoliberal Capitalist Globalization: A Class Analysis,” International Review of Modern Sociology, Vol. 37, No. 1 (Spring 2011).

“The Global Capitalist Crisis: Its Origins, Dynamics, and Impact on the United States,” International Review of Modern Sociology, Vol. 37, No. 2 (Fall 2011).

“Civil War or Class War? The Class Nature of the Civil War in the United States, 1861-65” in Spencer C. Tucker (ed.), Encyclopedia of the Civil War. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2012.

“The Impact of Globalization on Eurasian Economies: Prospects for Development in the 21st Century,” in Aysen Hic Gencer (ed.), Central Asian Economies in Transition. London: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012.

“The Impact of Globalization and the Global Economic Crisis on Labor and the Labor Force Structure in the United States,” in Kuvvet Lordoglu, Derya Keskin, and Ismail Siriner (eds.), Labor Markets and Employment. London: IJOPEC Publications, 2012.

“The Global Capitalist Crisis and Its Impact on a World Scale,” International Review of Modern Sociology, Vol. 38, No 2 (Fall 2012).

“The Global Capitalist Crisis and Class Struggle,” International Review of Modern Sociology, Vol. 38, No. 2 (Fall 2012).

“La Crisis Capitalista Global: origen, dinamica, e impacto en Estados Unidos,” Mundo Siglo XXI (32) (Autumn 2013).

“Lenin (1870-1924) on Imperialism,” in Palgrave Encyclopedia of Imperialism an Anti-Imperialism (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014).

“Social Movements and Transformation in the Age of Globalization: Origins, Dynamics, and Mobilization,” International Review of Modern Sociology (Spring 2015).

“The Ottoman Empire and the Impact of Western Imperialism in the Middle East in the Late 19th and Early 20th Century,” in Fuat Aydin (ed.), Reflections on the Ottoman Empire (Istanbul: Mahya Publications, 2016).

“The Impact of Globalization on Armenia in Transition,” National Academy of Science of the Republic of Armenia, Institute of Philosophy, Sociology, and Law Publication Series (Yerevan, Armenia: November 2016).

“The State” Encyclopedia of Social Theory (Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2017).

“Socialism” Encyclopedia of Social Theory (Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2017).

“Class Dynamics of the Global Capitalist System,” in Henry Veltmeyer and Paul Bowles (eds.), The Essential Guide to Critical Development Studies (New York: Routledge, 2017).

“The Central Contradictions of Capitalism and Capitalist Development,” in Henry Veltmeyer and Paul Bowles (eds.), The Essential Guide to Critical Development Studies (New York: Routledge, 2017).

“The Nature, Extent, and Sources of Wealth and Income Inequality in the United States,” International Review of Modern Sociology (Autumn, 2017).

Last Updated: November 16, 2017.