Articles & Book Chapters


Civil and Uncivil Society in M. D. Edwards, ed., Oxford Handbook of Civil Society (Oxford University Press, 2011), 209-19

Chapter in Aseem Prakash and Mary Kay Gugerty, eds., Advocacy Organizations and Collective Action (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010), 133-54

Chapter in Deborah Avant, Martha Finnemore, & Susan Sell, eds., Who Governs the Globe?  (Cambridge University Press, 2010), 183-201

La problemática de los nuevos derechos humanos, Colombia Internacional 69 (June 2009), 14-35 (lead article; in English)


Bringing Human Rights Home? Promises and Pitfalls of Rights Strategies in American Social Justice Advocacy, American Society of International Law Proceedings of the101st Annual Meeting (2008)

Conservative Forces, Communications, and Global Civil Society: Toward Conflictive Democracy, in Martin Albrow, Helmut Anheier, Marlies Glasius, Monroe Price, and Mary Kaldor, eds., Global Civil Society 2007/8: Communicative Power and Democracy (London School of Economics Center for the Study of Global Governance/UCLA Center for Civil Society/Sage Publishers, 2007), 198-203

Kill a Leader, Murder a Movement? Leadership and Assassination in Social Movements, American Behavioral Scientist 50: 10 (June 2007) (co-author with Sharon Erickson Nepstad), 1370-94

"Dalit Rights Are Human Rights!" Caste Discrimination, International Activism, and the Construction of a  New Human Rights Issue, Human Rights Quarterly 29: 1 (Feb. 2007), 167-93

When Do Leaders Matter? Hypotheses on Leadership Dynamics in Social Movements, Mobilization 11: 1 (Mar. 2006), 1-22 (lead article; co-author with Sharon Erickson Nepstad); featured in Contexts Magazine 7: 1 (Winter 2008), 3

Merchants of Morality, Foreign Policy 129, Mar./Apr. 2002, 36-45

Globalization and the Social Construction of Human Rights Campaigns, in Alison Brysk, ed., Globalization and Human Rights (University of California Press, 2002), 133-47

Beyond Transparency:  Visibility and Fit in the Internationalization of Internal Conflict, in Bernard I. Finel and Kristin M. Lord, eds., Power and Conflict in the Age of Transparency (Palgrave/St. Martin's Press, 2000; paperback reissue 2002), 287-314

A Question and an Argument:  Enhancing Student Writing Through Guided Research Assignments, PS:  Political Science & Politics, Sept. 2001, 653-55 (lead article, The Teacher section)

(For complete list, see CV.)