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2014, "The Fetishism of Empire: A Critical Review of Panitch and Gindin's The Making of Global Capitalism," Studies in Political Economy, No. 93, Spring.
2014, "Toward a 21st Century Reading of Latin America: A Sympathetic Reading of Ronaldo Munck's Rethinking Latin America: Development, Hegemony, and Social Transformation." Global Discourse
2013, "Promoting Polyarchy: 20 Years Later", International Relations, 27(2)228-234.
2013, "L'Amérique Latine Face au Nouveau Capitalisme Mondialisé", Mouvements, 4(76)14-24.
2013, "Global Capitalism and its Anti-Human Face: Organic Intellectuals and Interpretations of the Crisis," Globalizations, 10(5)659-671.
2012, The 'Great Recession' of 2008 and the Continuing Crisis: A Global Capitalism Perspective," International Review of Modern Sociology, 38(2)169-198.
2012, "Capitalist Globalization as World-Historic Context: Response to Critics", Critical Scoiology, 38(3) 405-415.
2012, "Global Capitalism Theory and the Emergence of Transnational Elites," Critical Sociology, 38(3) 349-363.
2012, "Global Capitalism and Twenty-First Century Fascism: A U.S. Case Study", Race and Class, 53(3):4-29, Jan-March.
2011, "Globalization and the Sociology of Immanuel Wallerstein: A Critical Appraisal," International Sociology
2011, "Global Capital Leviathan", Radical Philosophy, No. 165, January-February
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Transitions, and the Rise of China" New Political Economy.
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2010 Beyond The Theory of Imperialism Global Capitalism and The Transnational State.
2010 Global Capitalism Theory and the Emergence of Transnational Elites Wider World Institute for Development Economics Research.
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2009 Globalizacion, Crisis, y Escenarios de Futuro, Estudios Centroamericanos, 63(715-716):331-344.
Saskia Sassen and the Sociology of Globalization: A Critical Appraisal. Sociological Analysis. Spring 2009.
Cuba! Cuba! Cuba! Latin American perspectives. William I. Robinson. January, 2009.
Understanding Global Capitalism. Focus on the Global South's Development Roundtable Series, January 25, 2008.
Transformative Possibilities in Latin America. Socialist Register 2008. London: Merlin Press, 2008.
Why the Immigrant Rights Struggle Compels Us to Reconceptualize Both Latin American and Latino/a Studies. LASA Forum. Spring 2007.
Jesse Díaz & Javier Rorríguez: Undocumented in America. New Left Review Vol. 47, 94-106, September-October, 2007.
The Pitfalls of Realist Analysis of Global Capitalism: A Critique of Ellen Meiksens Wood's Empire of Capital. Historical Materialism Vol. 15, 71-93, 2007.
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Latin America, State Power, and the Challenge to Global Capitalism: An Interview with William Robinson. Upping the Anti No. 3, 59-76, Fall 2006.
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Gramsci and Globalisation: From
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Kees Van Der Pul. Feature Review of A Theory of Global Capitalism:
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What to Expect from US "Democracy Promotion" in Iraq. New Political
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Global Crisis and Latin America. Bulletin of Latin American Research,
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Remapping development in light of globalisation: from a territorial to a social cartography. Third Word Quarterly, Vol. 23, No 6, pp. 1047-1071, 2002
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rise of a transnational state. Theory and Society: Renewal and Critique
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Transnational processes, development studies and changin social hieracrchies in the world system: a Central American case study. Third World Quarterly, Vol 22, No 4, pp 529-563, 2001.
1998 "Centroamerica ante la Globalizacion y la Responsabilidad de los Intelectuales Organicos," Alternativas 5(No. 9/1998):31-56.
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