Publications

These are a selection from his publications of recent years—for a fuller list see his cv:

Beyond Voting: Deliberative Democracy in Northern Ireland, Belfast: Building Change Trust (with Paul Nolan, 2017) 

‘Refugee Policies for the Intercultural City’ and ‘Migrant-enterprise Policies for the Intercultural City’, Strasbourg: Council of Europe (2017)

Northern Ireland Peace Monitoring Report, Belfast: Community Relations Council (2016)

'Ten Theses on Security in the 21st Century', openDemocracy (2015)

'Restoring the Primacy of Politics'Queries 9: 30-40 (2013)

An Ethos of Hospitality: An Evaluation of the Belfast Friendship Club, Belfast: South Belfast Roundtable (2012)

Far-right Parties and Discourse in Europe: A Challenge for Our Times, Brussels: European Network Against Racism (with Paul Hainsworth, 2012)

Building the Good Society: A New Form of Progressive Politics, London: Compass (with Jon Bloomfield, 2011)

The Northern Ireland Experience of Conflict and Agreement: A Model for Export?, Manchester: Manchester University Press (2010)

Distant Voices, Shaken Lives: Human Stories of Immigration Detention from Northern Ireland, Belfast: Refugee Action Group (2010)

Learning from Europe’, Renewal 16, 3/4: 84-93 (2008)

Cultural Diversity and Tolerance: The Experience of Ballynafeigh, Belfast: Ballynafeigh Community Development Association (2008)

Many Voices, One Goal: Football Association of Ireland Intercultural Plan, Dublin: FAI (with Neil Jarman, 2007)

A Picture of Health? Tackling Health Inequalities in Northern Ireland, Belfast: Stratagem (2007)

What Works for Reconciliation, Belfast: Democratic Dialogue (2006)

Football for All: a baseline study’, Belfast: Irish Football Association (2005)

A city for all our citizens: reflections on “shared cities”’, Strasbourg: Council of Europe (2003)

Private partners and the public good’, Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly 53, 4: 454-478 (2002)

A Regional Strategy for Social Inclusion, Belfast: Civic Forum (with Gráinne Kelly, 2002)

‘The politics of contemporary ethno-nationalist conflicts’, Nations and Nationalism 7, 3: 365-384 (2001)

A democratic design? the political style of the Northern Ireland Assembly’, London: Constitution Unit, UCL (with Rick Wilford, 2001)