2014: Review of ‘Rethinking Latin America: Development, Hegemony, and Social Transformation’, in European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Vol 96, April 2014, pp 141-43

 

2013: ‘Political Participation of Civil Society in Latin America’ Review Essay in European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Vol 94, April 2013, pp 103-115

 

2012:Review of ‘The Resurgence of the Latin American Left’, edited by Steven Levitsky and Kenneth M. Roberts, in European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Vol 93, October 2012, pp 133-34

 

2012: Review of ‘The Triumph of Politics: The Return of the Left in Venezuela, Bolivia and Ecuador’ by George Philip and Francisco Panizza, in European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Vol 92, April 2012, pp 99-100

 

2011: Review of Hugh O’Shaughnessy and Edgar Venerando Ruiz Diaz: The Priest of Paraguay: Fernando Lugo and the Making of a Nation, in European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Vol 90, Apr 2011, pp. 107-8.

 

2010: Review of Abraham F. Lowenthal et al., eds: The Obama Administration and the Americas: Agenda for Change, in European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Vol 89, Oct 2010, pp. 153-4.

 

2008: Review of Peter Chapman: Jungle Capitalists: A Story of Globalisation, Greed and Revolution, in The Irish Times, 7 April 2008, p 17.

 

2008: Review of Kieran Allen: The Corporate Takeover of Ireland, in Irish Political Studies, Vol 23, No 1, 2008, pp 111-12. 

 

2007: Review of Eva Paus: Foreign Investment, Development and Globalization: Can Costa Rica become Ireland? in Irish Political Studies, Vol 22, No 1, 2007, pp 129-31

 

2007: Review of Fantu Cheru and Colin Bradford, eds: The Millennium Development Goals: Raising the Resources to Tackle World Poverty in Community Development Journal, Vol 42, No 1, 2007, pp 140-43.

 

2006: Review of Nicola Jo-Anne Smith: Showcasing globalisation? The political economy of the Irish Republic in Irish Political Studies, Vol 21, No 3, 2006, pp 388-90.

 

2005: Review of Nicola Jo-Anne Smith: Showcasing globalisation? The political economy of the Irish Republic in Village, 8--14 December 2005, p 51.

 

2005 Review of The Chronic Poverty Report 2004-05 in The European Journal of Development Research, Vol 17, No 2, June 2005, pp 351-52.

 

2005 Review of Seán Ó Riain: The Politics of High-Tech Growth in Irish Political Studies, Vol 20, No 2, June 2005, pp 226-27.

 

2005 Review of Olav Schram Stokke and Øystein B. Thommessen, eds: Yearbook of International Co-operation on Environment and Development 2003/2004 in Development Review 2005, pp 136-139. 

 

2005 Review of Robert N. Gwynne and Cristóbal Kay, eds: Latin America Transformed: Globalization and Modernity, in Latin American Politics and Society, Vol 47, Issue 1, spring 2005, pp 23-128.

 

2004 Review of Philipp Fink: Purchased Development: The Irish Republic’s Export-oriented Development Strategy, in Administration, Vol 52, No 3, autumn 2004, pp 94-96.

 

2004 Review of Lael Brainard, Carol Graham, Nigel Purvis, Steven Radelet and Gayle E. Smyth: The Other War:  Global Poverty and the Millennium Challenge Account, in The European Journal of Development Research, Vol 16, No 3, pp 747-749.

 

2004 Review of Seán Ó Riain: The Politics of High-Tech Growth in Village, 20-26 November 2004.

 

2004 Review of James Petras: The New Development Politics: The Age of Empire Building and New Social Movements in The European Journal of Development Research, Vol 16, No 2, pp 434-436.

 

2004 Review of Jaime Behar, Ulf Jonsson and Mats Lundahl, eds: Currents of Change: Globalization, Democratization and Institutional Reform in Latin America, in The European Journal of Development Research, Vol 16, No 1, pp 262-264.

 

2004 Review of B. Ikubolajeh Logan, ed.: Globalization, the Third World State and Poverty-Alleviation in the Twenty-First Century, in The European Journal of Development Research, Vol 16, No 1, pp 264-266.

 

2004 Review of Seán McDonagh: Patenting Life? Stop!, in Doctrine & Life, Vol 54, No 1, January 2004, pp 56-59. 

 

2003 Review of Garret FitzGerald: Reflections on the Irish State, in Irish Political Studies, Vol 18, No 1, pp 139-141.

 

2003 Review of Robert K. Schaeffer: Understanding Globalization in The European Journal of Development Research, Vol 15, No 2, pp 175-177.

 

2003 ‘The dark side of the Tiger brought to light’, book review in The Irish Times, August 30th, 2003.

 

2003 Review of Tony Farmer: Believing in Action: Concern – The First Thirty Years, 1968-98 in Doctrine & Life, April 2003, pp 251-253.

 

2003 Review of Anthony Bende-Nabende: Globalisation, FDI, Regional Integration and Sustainable Development: Theory, Evidence and Policy in The European Journal of Development Research, Vol 15, No 1, pp 207-209.

 

2002 Review of Johannes Dragsbaek Schmidt and Jacques Hersh, eds: Globalization and Social Change in The European Journal of Development Research, Vol 14, No 2, pp 249-250.

 

2001 ‘Review Article on the Celtic Tiger’ in The Economic and Social Review, Vol 32, No 1, pp 92-100.

 

2001 Review of Ray MacSharry and Padraic White: The Making of the Celtic Tiger in Foreign Policy, May-June, 2001, pp 72-73.

 

2001 Review of three books on the Celtic Tiger in Feasta, Number 1, pp 178-180.

 

2001 Review of James Fogarty: Liberation and Development: A Latin American Perspective in Doctrine & Life, Vol 51, January 2001, pp 60-62. 

 

1998 Review of Michael Holmes and Denis Holmes, eds: Ireland and India: Connections, Comparisons, Contrasts in Irish Political Studies 1998, pp 187-189.

 

1998 Review of Liam Kennedy: Colonialism, Religion and Nationalism in Ireland in The Economic and Social Review, Vol 29, No 2, April, pp 213-217.

 

1995 Review of Jim Mac Laughlin: Ireland: The Emigrant Nursery and the World Economy in Studies, Vol 84, No 336, pp 416-418.

 

1988 Review of CIIR: A Thousand Times Heroic: Signs of Faith, Hope and Peace in Central America in Doctrine & Life, Vol 38, September 1988, pp 385-86.

 

1988 Review of Brigid Laffan: Ireland and South Africa: Irish Government Policy in the 1980s in The Furrow, Vol 39, No 10, October 1988, pp 676-77.