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Prof Aletta Norval

Honorary Professor
Department of Government
Prof Aletta Norval

Publications

Journal articles (26)

Norval, AJ. and Prasopoulou, E., (2017). Public faces? A critical exploration of the diffusion of face recognition technologies in online social networks. New Media and Society. 19 (4), 637-654

Mihai, M., McNay, L., Marchart, O., Norval, A., Paipais, V., Prozorov, S. and Thaler, M., (2017). Democracy, critique and the ontological turn. Contemporary Political Theory. 16 (4), 501-531

Devenney, M., Howarth, D., Norval, AJ., Stavrakakis, Y., Marchart, O., Biglieri, P., Perelló, G. and Devenney, M., (2016). Ernesto Laclau. Contemporary Political Theory. 15 (3), 304-335

Howarth, D. and Norval, AJ., (2016). Demands, articulation and radical democracy. Contemporary Political Theory. 15 (3), 306-312

Benvenuto, S., Howarth, D. and Norval, AJ., (2012). On Populist Reason by Ernesto Laclau. Iride (3), 633-646

NORVAL, AJ., (2012). “Writing a Name in the Sky”: Rancière, Cavell, and the Possibility of Egalitarian Inscription. American Political Science Review. 106 (04), 810-826

Norval, AJ., (2012). "Don't Talk Back!"--The Subjective Conditions of Critical Public Debate. Political Theory. 40 (6), 802-810

Norval, AJ., (2012). ?Writing a Name in the Sky?: Ranci�re, Cavell, and the Possibility of Egalitarian Inscription. American Political Science Review. 106 (04), 810-826

Norval, A., (2011). Moral perfectionism and democratic responsiveness: reading Cavell with Foucault. Ethics & Global Politics. 4 (4), 207-229

Norval, AJ., (2011). Moral perfectionism and democratic responsiveness. Ethics and Global Politics. 4 (4), 207-229

Aletta J. Norval, (2010). A Democratic Politics of Acknowledgement: Political Judgment, Imagination, and Exemplarity. diacritics. 38 (4), 59-76

Norval, AJ., (2009). Democracy, Pluralization and Voice. Ethics and Global Politics. 2 (4), 297-320

Norval, AJ., (2009). No Reconciliation without Redress: Articulating political demands in post-transitional South Africa. Critical Discourse Studies. 6 (4), 311-321

Norval, AJ., (2006). Democratic Identification. Political Theory. 34 (2), 229-255

Norval, AJ., (2004). Hegemony after deconstruction: the consequences of undecidability. Journal of Political Ideologies. 9 (2), 139-157

Norval, AJ., (1998). Review essay : The new democracy: feminism between multiculturalism and anti-essentialism. Philosophy & Social Criticism. 24 (6), 127-132

Norval, AJ., (1997). Frontiers in questions (Marxist and non-Marxist roots of political frontiers and recent work by Laclau and Mouffe). FILOZOFSKI VESTNIK-ACTA PHILOSOPHICA. 18 (2), 51-75

Norval, AJ., (1996). The politics of homecoming? Contending identities in contemporary South Africa or identité à venir. Angelaki. 1 (3), 157-170

Howarth, D. and Norval, AJ., (1996). Editorial introduction: Politics, ethics, identity reconsidering the political. Angelaki. 1 (3), 5-11

Norval, AJ., (1996). Scattered hegemonies: Postmodernity and transnational feminist practices - Grewal,I, Kaplan,C. SOCIAL & LEGAL STUDIES. 5 (1), 115-121

Norval, AJ., (1996). Review Essay : Reconsidering Feminism : Postmodernity and/or Postfeminism?. Social & Legal Studies. 5 (1), 115-121

Norval, AJ., (1996). Book Review: Siba N'Zatioula Grovogui, Sovereigns, Quasi Sovereigns, and Africans : Race and Self-Determination in International Law (Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1996, 282 pp., £15.95 pbk.). Millennium: Journal of International Studies. 25 (3), 752-754

Norval, AJ., (1995). Decolonization, demonization and difference: the difficult constitution of a nation. Philosophy & Social Criticism. 21 (3), 31-51

NORVAL, AJ., (1994). THE POLITICS OF HOMECOMING, CONTENDING FICTIONS OF IDENTITY IN CONTEMPORARY SOUTH-AFRICA. FILOZOFSKI VESTNIK-ACTA PHILOSOPHICA. 15 (2), 27-43

NORVAL, AJ., (1994). The ‘Boerewors Curtain’ and the ‘Metropole’: Twenty Years of Southern African Studies. South African Historical Journal. 31 (1), 198-204

NORVAL, ALETTAJ., (1993). Searching for a Method in the Madness: Apartheid and Influx Control. South African Historical Journal. 29 (1), 234-245

Books (5)

(2014). Practices of Freedom. Cambridge University Press. 9781107296954

Norval, AJ., (2007). Aversive Democracy. Cambridge University Press. 9780511490316

Marais, H., (2001). South Africa: Limits To Change The Political Economy of Transition. Palgrave Macmillan. 1856499677. 9781856499675

Howarth, D., Norval, AJ. and Stavrakakis, Y., (2000). Discourse Theory and Political Analysis Identities, Hegemonies and Social Change. Manchester University Press. 0719056640. 9780719056642

Howarth, D. and Norval, AJ., (1998). South Africa in Transition: New Theoretical Perspectives. Palgrave Macmillan. 9780333671566

Book chapters (16)

Koechlin, L., (2014). The Politics of Governance. In: The Politics of Governance: Actors and Articulations in Africa and Beyond. Routledge. 180- 193. 9781317694359

Nichols, R., (2014). Freedom and Democracy in an Imperial Context. In: Freedom and Democracy in An Imperial Context: Dialogues With James Tully. Routledge. 174- 201. 9780203491461

Norval, AJ., (2014). Agonistic Democracy. In: Encyclopedia of Political Thought. Editors: Gibbons, M., . Wiley. 9781118474396

Norval, AJ., (2014). Beyond deliberation: agonistic and aversive grammars of democracy: the question of criteria. In: Practices of Freedom: Decentred Governance, Conflict and Democratic Participation. Editors: Griggs, S., Norval, AJ. and Wagenaar, H., . Cambridge University Press. 9781107056107

Norval, AJ. and Howarth, D., (2014). Politics and the Political. In: The Encyclopedia of Political Thought. Editors: Gibbons, M., Coole, D., Ellis, E. and Ferguson, K., . John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 978-1-4051-9129-6

Norval, AJ., (2014). Practices of Citizenization and Democratic Claim-making. In: On Global Citizenship: James Tully in Dialogue. Editors: van den Brink, B., Laden, AS., Niesen, P. and Owen, D., . Bloomsbury Academic. 153- 180. 978-1-8496-6516-2

Griggs, S., Norval, AJ. and Wagenaar, H., (2014). Introduction: Democracy, conflict and participation in decentred governance. In: Practices of Freedom: Decentred Governance, Conflict and Democratic Participation. Editors: Griggs, S., Norval, A. and Wagenaar, H., . Cambridge University Press. 1- 37. 9781107296954

Norval, AJ., (2013). Poststructuralist Conceptions of Ideology. In: The Oxford Handbook of Political Ideologies. Editors: Freeden, M., Tower, L. and Stears, M., . Oxford University Press. 978-0-19-958597-7

Norval, AJ., (2012). The Politics of Ethnicity and Identity. In: The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Political Sociology. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. 305- 314. 9781444330939

Norval, AJ., (2012). Deliberative, Agonistic and Aversive Grammars of Democracy: The Question of Criteria. In: Practices of Freedom. Cambridge University Press. 60- 84. 9781107296954

Norval, AJ., (2010). EU Democracy Promotion Rethought: the Case of Egypt. In: Europe, the USA and Islamist Movements. Editors: Pace, M., . Palgrave. 9780230252059

Norval, AJ., (2009). Passionate subjectivity, contestation and acknowledgement: Rereading Austin and Cavell. In: Law and Agonistic Politics. 163- 177. 9780754673149

Norval, AJ. and Mijnssen, I., (2009). Dislocation in Context. In: Identities and Politics During the Putin Presidency: The Foundations of Russia's Stability. Editors: Casula, P. and Perovic, J., . Ibidem-Verlag. 39- 46. 9783838200156

Norval, AJ., (2000). Future trajectories of research in discourse theory: Political frontiers, myths and imaginaries, hegemony. In: Discourse Theory and Political Analysis: Identities, Hegemonies and Social Change. Editors: Howarth, D., Norval, AJ. and Stavrakakis, Y., . Manchester University Press

Howarth, D. and Norval, AJ., (1998). Introduction: Changing Paradigms and the Politics of Transition in South Africa. In: South Africa in transition: New theoretical perspectives. Editors: Howarth, D. and Norval, AJ., . Palgrave Macmillan. 9780333671566

Norval, AJ., (1998). Reinventing the Politics of Cultural Recognition: The Freedom Front and the Demand for a Volkstaat. In: South Africa in transition: New theoretical perspectives. Editors: Howarth, D. and Norval, AJ., . Palgrave Macmillan. 9780333671566

Conferences (2)

Norval, AJ., (1996). Thinking identities: Against a theory of ethnicity

NORVAL, AJ., (1994). THE DICHOTOMIZATION OF POLITICAL SPACE AND THE CRISIS OF APARTHEID DISCOURSE

Reports and Papers (1)

Glynos, J., Howarth, D., Norval, AJ. and Speed, E., (2009). Discourse Analysis: varieties and methods

Grants and funding

2011

IMPRINTS

Engineering & Physical Sciences Res.Council

2008

Discourse Analysis Networks For Methodological Innov

Economic & Social Research Council

Contact

alett@essex.ac.uk

Location:

Colchester Campus