Maria has published 9 monographs, 2 co-authored books, 3 co-edited volumes, as well as numerous journal articles and book chapters. Her articles have been reprinted in well-established readers in educational and narrative studies, as well as in research methods. She has contributed invited entries to internationally published encyclopaedias in social sciences research methodologies and her work hes been translated in Greek, Italian, Norwegian, Poryguese and Welssh.