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2017 Alter-globalization in Southern Europe: Anatomy of a Social Movement Palgrave Macmillan


2019 The Relationship Between Influential Actors’ Language and Violence: A Kenyan Case Study Using Artificial Intelligence Background Paper, LSE-Oxford Commission on State Fragility, Growth and Development

2017 The Case of a Social Movement that Does Not Move: Alter-globalization in Southern Europe Mediterranean Review 9, no. 3 40-68

2015 Embodying Progress: Aesthetic Surgery and Socioeconomic Change in Korea East Asian Science, Technology and Society, Duke University Press 9, no 3. 29-49

2015 Big Data in International Studies: Can Web Intelligence Technologies be used to Predict Diplomatic Crises in Asia? International Studies Association 56th Annual Convention, New Orleans, USA, February 18–21.

2015 Using Open Source Intelligence and Ethnography to Predict Diplomatic Crises in Southeast Asia. 2nd Global South Caucus of the International Studies Association, Singapore, January 8-10.

2014 Democratization and Good Governance in Myanmar/Burma, with Amit Arora Journal of Corruption Studies 19, no. 1 211-234

2014 A Review of the Social, Cultural, Political and Economic Dimensions of the Senkaku/Diaoyu Island Dispute, with Better Chemier Journal of Northeast Asian Cultures 39, no. 1 491-514

2014 A Review of the Chinese, Russian, US and EU Strategies in the Korean Peninsula from 2006-2012 Journal of Northeast Asian Studies 71, no. 1 323-346

2014 Social Risk Analysis: Using Data Analytics and Ethnography to Predict Diplomatic Crises in Southeast Asia. 8th Asian Political and International Studies Association Annual Congress, Chiang Mai, Thailand, September 19-20.

2014 The Posthuman Anthropologist: Integrating Ethnography with Artificial Intelligence. 13th European Association of Social Anthropologists Biennial Conference, Tallinn, Estonia, August 1-3.

2014 Social Risk Analysis: Using Data Analytics and Ethnography to Predict Diplomatic Crises in East Asia. 6th Korea International Studies Association Annual Convention, Seoul, South Korea, May 17.

2013 North Korea & the UN Security Council: Action, Reaction, Trust and Mistrust Policy Paper, International Peace Institute

2013 Is North Korea Ripe for Another Round of Provocation and Mistrust? History Provides a Clue The Futurist

2013 Antonio Gramsci’s Political Philosophy and European Integration: A Review of Competing Perspectives in Contemporary Italy Mediterranean Review 6, no. 2 91-113

2012 Italian Labor Market Reform: An Appraisal for the 2003 Biagi Law Mediterranean Review 5, no. 1 21-44

2012 North Korea in the East Asian Puzzle: Anthropological Perspectives for EU Policy Developments Briefing Paper, European Institute for Asian Studies

2011 Experiences of State, Family and Body amongst North Korean Defectors Living in Seoul Journal of Northeast Asian Cultures 26, no. 1 579-600

2011 Aesthetic Surgery and Social Change in South Korea Korean Cultural Anthropology 44, no. 2 359-389

2011 A Study in Anthropology: The Anti-Globalization Movement and the City of Naples Journal of Mediterranean Studies 13, no. 1 121-155

2009 The Future of Europe: Reform or Decline, by A. Alesina and F. Giavazzi Mediterranean Review 2, no. 2 111-113

2009 Networking Futures: The Movements against Corporate Globalization, by J. Juris Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 15, no. 3 649-650