List of Publications

Books

1995: Fra Østtyrkiet til Vestdanmark (From East Turkey to West Denmark). Copenhagen: Akademisk Forlag, 183 pp.

1998: Strangers, Ambivalence and Social Theory. Aldershot: Ashgate, 352 pp.

2004: I Terrorens Skygge (In the Shadow of Terror). Co-authored with Carsten B Laustsen, Copenhagen: Forlaget Samfundslitteratur, 201 pp.

2005: The Culture of Exception – Sociology Facing the Camp. Co-authored with Carsten B Laustsen, London: Routledge, 214 pp.

2007:  Sociology Through the Projector. Co-authored with Carsten B Laustsen. Routledge, 143 pp. (Translated into Turkish: Filmlerle Sosyoloji 2010, Istanbul: Metis; currently being translated into Danish).

2009: Nihilism. London: Routledge, 187 pp. (Translated into Turkish: Nihilizm, 2011, Istanbul: Ayrinti).

2012: Revolt, Revolution, Critique – The Paradox of Society. London: Routledge, 204 pp. (Translated into Turkish: Isyan, Devrim, Elestiri – Toplum Paradoksu, 2013, Istanbul: Metis).

2015: God, Politics, Economy – Paradoxes of Religion. London: Routledge. (Forthcoming)

(2005: Art on terror: the incendiary device of philosophy. Booklet co-authored with H Reeve, S Bayly & T Trehy, London: Artwords Press, 44 pp.)

Articles in international refereed journals

2001: “Justification, Multiculturalism and Post-Politics after ‘Nine Eleven’”. Third Text, Vol 57, pp. 1-12.

2001: “Postal Economies of the Orient”. Co-authored with CB. Laustsen. Millenium: Journal of International Studies, Vol 30(3), pp. 761-784.

2001: “Mobility, Justification, and the City”. Co-authored with N Albertsen. Nordic Journal of Architectural Research Vol. 14 (1), pp. 13-24.

2002: “Zones of Indistinction: Camps of security and terror”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen. Space and Culture, Vol 5(3), pp. 290-307.

2002: “Enjoy Your Fight! — Fight Club as a Symptom of the Network Society”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen, Cultural Values. Journal for Cultural Research, Vol 6(4), pp 349-67.

2004: “7/11, 9/11 and post-politics”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen, Alternatives, Vol 29(1), pp. 89-113.

2004:  “Artworks’ networks – field, system or mediators?”. Co-authored with N Albertsen. Theory, Culture & Society, Vol 21(3), pp. 35-58.

2004: “Welfare and the City”. Co-authored with N Albertsen. Nordic Journal of Architectural Research, Vol 17(2), pp. 7-22.

2004: “The Ghost of Auschwitz”. Co-auhored with CB Laustsen, Journal for Cultural Research Vol 9(1), pp. 69-88.

2004: “From Refugee Camps to Gated Communities – Biopolitics and the End of the City”, Citizenship Studies, Vol 8(1), pp. 83-106.

2005: “Rape as a weapon of war”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen. Body & Society, Vol 11(1), pp. 111-128.

2005: “9/11 as a Hollywood Fantasy”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen, P.O.V. A Danish Journal of Film Studies. Vol 20, pp. 41-50.

2005: “Sea, sun, sex: on the discontents of transgression”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen, Tourist Studies Vol 4:2, pp. 99-114.

2005: “City of God”. CITY, Vol 9(3), pp. 307-320.

2006: “We two will never twin: fundamentalism and the politics of security”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen. Global Society, Vol 20(2), pp. 199-222.

2006: “From Exception to Rule – from 9/11 to the comedy of (t)errors”. Irish Journal of Sociology, Vol 15, number 1, 2006, pp.81-98.

2006: “The Camp”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen. Geografiska Annaler B: Human Geography, Vol 4 (88B), pp. 443-452.

2006: “From War to War: Lord of the Flies as Sociology of Spite”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen. Alternatives, Vol 31(4), pp. 431-452.

2007: “Houellebecq, or, the carnival of spite”. Journal for Cultural Research 11(1), pp. 57-74.

2008: “Sacrifice as Gothic Romance”, Environment & Planning D: Society & Space, Vol 26(4), pp. 747-51.

2008: “Climates of nihilism”, Third Text, Volume 22(6), pp. 719-732.

2009: “The (Impossible) Society of Spite: Revisiting Nihilism”, Theory, Culture & Society, Vol 26(4), pp. 97-116.

2009: “Radical Critique as the Paradox of Post-Political Society”, Third Text, Vol 23(5), pp. 579-586.

2011: “Fire as a Metaphor of (Im)mobility”, Mobilities, Vol 6(1), 95–102.

2011: “The Hurt Locker: Cinematic Addiction, ‘Critique,’ and the War on Terror” (co-authored with Bruce Bennett), Cultural Politics, Vol 7(2), pp. 165-188.

2011: “Revolt as Pure Politics – and the Subject”, Third Text, Vol 25(5), pp. 539–551.

2011: “Huxley’s Brave New World – and Ours”, Journal for Cultural Research, Vol 15(3), pp 285-304.

2011: “The Ghost of Spartacus”, The Journal of War & Culture Studies, Volume 4(3), pp. 399-411.

2011:  “Militarization as Comedy of (T)errors”, Economia Autonoma, Volume 7, pp. 72-92.

2012: “The War Against Terror, Neo-medievalism, and the Egyptian Revolution”, New Formations, Volume 75, pp. 26-44.

2014: “The Emancipated City: Notes on Gezi Revolts”. Journal for Cultural Research, Vol 18(4), pp. 315-28.

2015: “Political Spirituality: The Devils, Possession ,and Truth-telling”, Cultural Politics, Vol 11(1), pp. 18-35.

2015: “Critique as Justification – and beyond”. Sociological Review. (Forthcoming)

2015: “The Map, the Territory, and the Impossibility of Painting a Priest”. Critical Sociology. (Forthcoming)

2015: “Profanation in Spinoza and Badiou: Religion and Truth”, Theory, Culture & Society. (Forthcoming)

Articles in national refereed journals

1993: “Den tyrkiske ghetto” (The Turkish ghetto). Byplan, 45 (1), Copenhagen, pp. 24-7.

1993: “Fra repressiv tolerance til åben diskrimination i indvandrerdebatten” (From repressive tolerance to overt discrimination in the immigration debate). Co-authored with C Hamburger, Grus (40), pp. 23-48.

1994: “Tyrkeren og ghettoen: på modernitetens limbo” (The Turk and the ghetto: on the limbo of modernity). With C Hamburger, Grus (42), pp. 77-90.

1996: “De fremmede i de danske ‘kulturbyer’” (Strangers in the Danish ‘city of culture’). Jordens Folk. Etnografisk Revy. Vol 31 (1), Copenghagen,  pp. 20-25.

1996: “Mekan ve ötekiler” (Space and the others). Co-authored with Demirtas, S & Gözaydin, I. Defter (37), Istanbul, pp. 23-29.

1997: “Richard Sennett, kamusal yasam ve kent” (Richard Sennett, public life and the city). Birikim (97), Istanbul, pp. 70-78.

1997: “Sosyal teori, heterojenlik ve belirsizlik” (Social theory, heterogeneity and contingency). Toplum ve Bilim (73), Istanbul, pp. 74-111.

1998: “Byen, Fantasien og Ghettoen” (The city, the fantasy and the ghetto). Øjeblikket (8), Copenhagen, pp. 62-7.

1998: “Ideolojik Fantaziler: Içimizdeki Fasizm. Lacan, Zizek, Deleuze ve Guattari”. (Ideological Fantasies: fascism in us. Lacan, Zizek, Deleuze and Guattari). Birikim (107) Istanbul, pp. 71-9.

2000: “Risikosamfundets Byrder” (Discontents of the Risk Society). Co-authored with CB. Laustsen. Dansk Pædagogisk Tidskrift Vol 3, pp. 50-61.

2002: “Indistinktion”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen. Distinktion, Vol 4, pp. 93-112.

2003: “Postmodern Şiddet – Network Toplumunda Dövüş Kulübü”, Doğu Batı Vol 23, pp. 263-83.

2003: “Fra 7-eleven til 9.11 – terror i netværksamfundet”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen, Distinktion Vol 6, pp. 123-36.

2003: “Massen” (The mass). Co-authored with Carsten B Laustsen. Mutant, Vol 3, pp. 28-41.

2004: “Fight club en tant qu’utopie politique: subversion ou cynisme”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen, Tausend Augen, Vol 29, pp. 29-38.

2004: “At jagte sin egen skygge: Fundamentalisme og sikkerhedspolitik” (Hunting one’s own shadow: fundamentalism and the politics of security). Co-authored with CB Laustsen, Dansk Sociologi, Vol 1(15), pp. 7-28.

2004: “Sol, sommer, strand … og biopolitik”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen. Dansk Sociologi, Vol 4(15), pp. 83-97.

2005: “Hamam”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen & T Nefes, Toplumbilim, Vol 18, pp. 63-76.

2008: “Sociofiction”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen. Dansk Sociologi, Vol 3(19), pp. 97-103.

2008: “Forskansede fællesskaber” (Gated Communities). Co-authored with CB Laustsen. Øjeblikket, Vol. 15(49), pp. 13-14. (Also published in Vagant. Tidsskrift for Litteratur og Kritik, http://www.vagant.no/article/69633)

2009: “Terrorstatens ideologikritikk” (The ideological critique of state terror). Co-authored with CB Laustsen. Agora : Journal for metafysisk spekulasjon, Volume 1, pp 223-54.

2010: “Bugün Nihilizm: Terör ve Teröre Karşı Savaş’ın Kesişmeli Sentezi” (Nihilism Today – The disjunctive synthesis of terror and the war against terror). Co-authored with AR Taşkale. Toplum ve Bilim, Vol 117, pp. 118-41.

2010:  “The uncanny guest”, Prosopopeia, Volume 17(2-3), pp. 20-34.

2011: “9/11 jako hollywoodská fantazie” (the Czech translation of my article “9/11 as a Hollywood Fantasy”, co-authored with CB Laustsen). 25fps, Volume 46, http://25fps.cz/2011/911-jako-hollywoodska-fantazie/

2011: “Od obozów dla uchodźców do osiedli grodzonych. Biopolityka i koniec miasta” (the Polish translation of my article “From Refugee Camps to Gated Communities – Biopolitics and the End of the City”). Praktyka Teoretyczna, Volume 2-3, pp. 126-140.

2013: “Tanri’dan Sonra Edebiyat ve Felsefe” (“Literature and Philosophy after God”), Notos, Vol 43, pp. 25-28.

2014: “Bir araba, bir bank ve üç dispositif: disiplin, kontrol ve terör”, Betonart, Vol 41, pp. 37-40.

Chapters in books

1994: “Indvandrere, territorialitet og ambivalens” (Immigrants, territoriality and ambivalence). In Jens Tonboe 1994 (ed), Territorialitet:  Rumlige, Historiske og Kulturelle Perspektiver (Territoriality: Spatial, Historical and Cultural Perspectives). Odense: Odense Universitetsforlag, pp. 203-24.

1997: “Complexity and urban space: foreigners in Danish cities”. In E. Bergman & R. Kazemian (Eds.) Design Methodologies in the Urban Context. Stockholm: Royal Institute of Technology, pp. 211-220.

1997: “Strangers in Denmark: between under-representation and over-visualization”. In Nævnet for Etnisk Ligestilling (Ed) The Multicultural Neighbourhood. Our multi-ethnic society of today and tomorrow. Copenhagen: The Ministry of Interior, pp. 62-81.

1998: “Politics and discourse of immigration”. In Albertsen, A & Diken, B (Eds), Immigrants, research and Planning. Aarhus: The Aarhus School of Architecture, pp. 116-153.

1998: “Planning, reflexivity and immigration”. Co-authored with N Albertsen. In Albertsen, N & Diken, B (Eds) Immigrants, Research and Planning. Aarhus: The Aarhus School of Architecture, pp. 1-9.

1999: “Den Evige Nomade” (The Eternal Nomad). Co-authored with CB Laustsen. In L. Christoffersen & J. B. Simonsen (Eds), Visioner for Religionsfrihed, Demokrati og Etnisk Ligestilling (Visions for freedom of religion, democracy, and ethnic equality). Copenhagen: The Board for Ethnic Equality, pp. 59-80.

2002: “The Aesthetic Critique of Capitalism and Transpolitics of Immigration”. In Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art (Ed), Under [De]construction. Perspectives of Cultural Diversity in Visual and Performing Arts, Helsinki: NIFCA, pp. 57-82.

2002: “Zones of Indistinction: Camps of security and terror”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen.  Institute for Contemporary Art (Ed), 2003, Territories. Islands, Camps, and Other States of Utopia. Berlin: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, pp. 42-51. (Slightly revised version of the article with the same title published in Space and Culture, Volume 5(3), pp 290-307.

2003: “De la ciudad al campo: la existencia Ilana y la politica posturbana” (From the city to the camp — bare life and post-politics), SITAC (Ed) Arte Y Ciudad, Mexico City: Conaculta, pp. 164-173.

2004:  “The Refugee Camp”. Co-authored with Carsten B Laustsen. TR Andersen, K Dufour, TO Nielsen & A Raithel (Eds) Minority Report: Challenging Intolerance in Contemporary Denmark. Aarhus: Aarhus Festival of Contemporary Art, pp. 99-111.

2004:  “Şehirden Kampa Politika ve Mobilite” (From the city to the camp – politics and mobility). Incedayi, D (Ed) Adadan Odaya.Yasamdan Yapiya Konut Cevresi, Istanbul: Bağlam Yayinlari, pp. 83-106.

2004: “Det tyrkiske bad” (Turkish Bath). Co-authored with CB Laustsen. Forthcoming in Tine Damsholts & Jans Ifversen (Eds) Kulturmøder – i øst og vest. Copenhagen.

2004: “Vanguards of Faith. Bush, Bin Laden and the Fundamentalisms of the New World Order”. Co-authored with CB Laustsen. In C Brand, LB Larsen & C Ricupero (Eds) Fundamentalisms of the New Order, Helsinki, Copenhagen & New York: NIFCA, pp. 147-81.

2005: “Edward Hopper como el pintor de la banalidad”, in Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes (Eds) Sala de Arte Publico Siqueiros, Mexico City.

2005: “Ambivalens som Udgangspunkt i Bauman’s Sociologi”. In Jacobsen, MH & Pedersen PP (Eds) Om Bauman. Kritiske essays. Copenhagen: Hans Reitzels Forlag, pp. 145-176.

2006: “Society With/Out Organs”. Co-authored with N Albertsen. In Fuglsang, M & Meier, B (Eds) Deleuze and the Social. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, pp. 231-249.

2007: “Goc: Elestiri ve Politika Otesi” (Immigration: Critique and Transpolitics). In Kaya, B & Sahin, B (Eds) Kokler ve Yollar. Turkiye’de Goc Surecleri, Istanbul: Bilgi Universitesi Yayinlari, pp. 41-61.

2007: “Letters from the Turkish Bath.” Co-authored with CB Laustsen. In Ramadan, K (Ed) Peripheral Insider. Perspectives on Contemporary Internationalism and Visual Culture. Copenhagen: Museum Tuscalanum Press, pp. 112-141.

2007: “Enjoy your Fight! ‘Fight Club’ as a Symptom of the Network Society”, Co-authored with CB Laustsen, in J Codell (Ed): Genre, Gender, Race, and Global Cinema, London: Blackwell, pp. 56-78.

2007: “Pervercity”, co-authored with CB Laustsen, in BAVO (Ed) Urban Politics Now. Re-imagining Democracy in the Neoliberal City, Amsterdam: NAi Publishers, pp. 198-211.

2008: “Nomadism and the Ghetto”, co-authored with CB Laustsen, in P Mouritsen & KE Jørgensen (Eds) Constituting Communities: Political Solutions to Cultural Difference, London: Palgrave-Macmillan, pp. 236-52.

2008: “Opøvelse i kritik”, co-authored with CB Laustsen, in M Møller & SN Thordsen (Eds) Aestetik og politisk Magt, Copenhagen: NSU Press, pp. 226-69.

2010: “Figures of Exception”, co-authored with CB Laustsen, in Ardal, G & Bock, J (Eds) Spheres of Exemption, Figures of Exception, Sweden: The NSU Press, p. 77-108.

2011: “Sovereignty and control – fragments on biopolitics”. UNCOVERED. Nicosia International Airport. Book 1, edited by Basak Senova and Pavlina Paraskevaidou, Phileleftheros Group: Cyprus, pp. 35-7.

2012: “Vakit tamamdır! – Takva, zaman ve komünizm” (“The time has come! – Takva, temporality and communism”), in Arslan, T (Ed) Bir Kapida Gireceksin. Turkiye Sinemasi Uzerine Denemeler (Essays on Turkish Cinema), Istanbul: Metis, pp.19-30.

2012: “Ozgurluk ve Etik” (“Freedom and Ethics”). Preface to the Turkish translation of Anti-Oedipus: Anti-Odipus. Kapitalizm ve Sizofreni 1. Ankara: Bilim ve Sosyalizm Ysayinlari.

2013: “Onsoz”. (Preface). In Yasarturk, G (Ed) Ve Sinema, Istanbul: Doruk, pp. 1-2.

2013: “Mobility and the Camp”, co-authored with CB Laustsen, in Kesselring, S & Vogl, G & Witzgall, S (Eds) New Mobilities Regimes in Art and Social Sciences. Aldershot: Ashgate, pp. 203-4.

2014: “Nihilism, Revolt, and the Spectacle”. In Lebovic, N & Ben-Shai, R (Eds) The Politics of Nihilism, New York: Bloomsbury, pp. 79-101.

2014: “Religious Antinomies of Post-Politics”. In Wilson, J & Swyngedouw, E (Eds) The Post-Political and Its Discontents. Spaces of Depoliticisation, Spectres of Radical Politics. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, pp. 126-145.

2015: “Organli/Organsiz Toplum”, co-authored with N Albertsen, in Aytac, AM & Demirtas, M (Eds) Gocebe Dusunmek, Istanbul: Metis, pp. 153-176.