Crisis and Interregnum: World Order in Transition, (Exeter, United Kingdom: University of Exeter Press). Forthcoming 2023.

The American Empire and the Arsenal of Entertainment: Soft Power and Cultural Weaponization, (New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2014)

Recommended by the Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen; Stuttgart, Germany 2014. Translated into Turkish and Persian.


“Revolution or Ecocide: Ecological and Environmental Themes in Situationist Thought,” 2020. Radical Philosophy Review, Volume 23, No 2, pp. 1-24.

Book Chapters

“The Arctic” in Robert Duffy and Susan Opp, eds. Environmental Issues Today: Choices and Challenges (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2021), 137-152.

“The Arab Spring, 21st Century Media and Global Crisis: Is There an Emerging Network of Global Dissent?” in  Amentahru Wahlrab and Michael J. McNeal, eds. US Approaches to the Arab Uprisings: International Relations and Democracy Promotion (New York, I.B. Tauris, 2018), 207-229.

Conference Papers

Ecocide or Revolution? Environmental and Ecological Themes in Situationist Thought (WPSA, San Diego, 2019)

Power and Strategy in the Age of the Spectacle (Arkansas Political Science Association, Jonesboro, AR 2018)

The Inconceivable Foe: Guy Debord’s Theory of Terrorism in the Integrated Spectacle (WPSA, Vancouver 2017)

Spectacular Savagery: Media and Terrorism in the Spectacle of Disintegration (APSA, Philadelphia 2016)

Media and Power in International Politics: The Lost Legacy (WPSA, San Diego 2016)

21st Century Media and Global Crisis: Is There an Emerging Network of Global Resistance? (ISA, San Diego 2012)

America Overexposed?: Human Rights and Propaganda in an Era of Hegemonic Crisis (APSA, Seattle 2011)

Optional Wars, the Media and Falling Empires (WPSA, Vancouver 2009)

Winning Hearts and Minds in the 20th Century (WPSA, Albuquerque 2006)

Empire, Globalization, and the Crisis of Legitimacy in American Foreign Policy  (“Critical Perspectives on Empire and Imperialism: Past and Present” Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference at the Department of History, University of Essex, UK 2004)

Legitimizing Intrusion in an Age of Globalization (APSA, Chicago 2004)