Prof Mike O'Donnell

Emeritus Fellow

Research outputs

Generation and utopia: using Mannheim's concepts to understand 1960s radicalism
O'Donnell, M.H. 2010. Generation and utopia: using Mannheim's concepts to understand 1960s radicalism. Young. 18 (4), pp. 367-383. doi:10.1177/110330881001800401

Structure and agency
O'Donnell, M.H. (ed.) 2010. Structure and agency. London Sage.

Classical and contemporary sociology: theory and issues
O'Donnell, M.H. 2001. Classical and contemporary sociology: theory and issues. London, UK Hodder & Stoughton.

Culture and Identity in Sociology
O'Donnell, M.H. and Chetty, D. 2008. Culture and Identity in Sociology. Sociology Review. 18 (1), pp. 29-31.

Masculinities in the global context
O'Donnell, M.H. 2003. Masculinities in the global context. in: Holborn, M. (ed.) Developments in sociology Lancashire, UK Causeway Press. pp. 30-49

Radically reconstituting the subject: social theory and human nature
O'Donnell, M.H. 2003. Radically reconstituting the subject: social theory and human nature. Sociology. 37 (4), pp. 753-770. doi:10.1177/00380385030374007

The social construction of youthful masculinities: peer group subcultures
O'Donnell, M.H. and Sharpe, S. 2004. The social construction of youthful masculinities: peer group subcultures. in: Ball, S.J. (ed.) The RoutledgeFalmer reader in sociology of education London, UK RoutledgeFalmer. pp. 89-127

Researching students on a 'race and ethnicity' module
O'Donnell, M.H. 2006. Researching students on a 'race and ethnicity' module. in: Farrar, M. and Todd, M.J. (ed.) Teaching 'race' in social sciences - new contexts, new approaches Birmingham, UK C-SAP, University of Birmingham.

Sociology A level textbooks: a critical account, part two, 1990-2007
O'Donnell, M.H. 2007. Sociology A level textbooks: a critical account, part two, 1990-2007. Social Science Teacher. 36 (3), pp. 6-9.

Sociology A level textbooks: a critical account, part one, 1967-89
O'Donnell, M.H. 2007. Sociology A level textbooks: a critical account, part one, 1967-89. Social Science Teacher. 36 (2), pp. 8-11.

Multiculturalism
O'Donnell, M.H. 2007. Multiculturalism. Sociology Review. 17 (1), pp. 22-25.

Review debate: we need human rights not nationalism 'lite': globalization and British solidarity
O'Donnell, M.H. 2007. Review debate: we need human rights not nationalism 'lite': globalization and British solidarity. Ethnicities. 7 (2), pp. 248-269. doi:10.1177/1468796807076849

Review debate: reply to David Goodhart and Andrew Pilkington
O'Donnell, M.H. 2007. Review debate: reply to David Goodhart and Andrew Pilkington. Ethnicities. 7 (2), pp. 281-283. doi:10.1177/14687968070070020504

Nineteen-sixties radicalism and its critics: radical utopians, liberal realists and postmodern sceptics
O'Donnell, M.H. 2008. Nineteen-sixties radicalism and its critics: radical utopians, liberal realists and postmodern sceptics. Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society. 13 (3), pp. 240-260. doi:10.1057/pcs.2008.7

Social cohesion in a diverse society: human rights, nationalism and multiculturalism
O'Donnell, M.H. 2009. Social cohesion in a diverse society: human rights, nationalism and multiculturalism. in: Pilkington, A., Housee, S. and Hylton, K. (ed.) Race-ing forward: transitions in theorising 'race' Birmingham Higher Education Academy, C-SAP.

Sixties radicalism and social movement activism: retreat or resurgence?
Jones, B. and O'Donnell, M.H. (ed.) 2010. Sixties radicalism and social movement activism: retreat or resurgence? London Anthem.