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Steven Loyal

Associate Professor

School Of Sociology
Newman Building
Belfield
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7168454
Email: steven.loyal@ucd.ie

Professional

 

Associations

Association: British Sociological Association, Function/Role: Member
Association: American Sociological Association, Function/Role: Member
     

Conference Contributions

Steven Loyal (2011) Empirical applications of the work of Norbert Elias. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], New Issues in Process Sociology, Wissenschafts Zentrum Berlin (WZB), Berlin Germany , 05-DEC-11 - 05-DEC-11.
Loyal, S; Agency in Giddens and Parsons,. [Other], Sociological Association of Ireland Conference, Ireland .
Loyal, S; Understanding Class and 'Race' in Ireland. [Other], Understanding Class in Ireland Conference, UCD .
Loyal, S; An Importance of Class in Ireland. [Other], Understanding Class in Ireland Conference, UCD .
Loyal, S; Race, Immigration and the State. [Other], paper given at Race and State Conference, Trinity College Dublin .
Loyal, S; Understanding Migration in Ireland. [Other], Amnesty Conference, IFC .
Loyal, S; Seeing Like the Irish State. [Other], paper given at Double Visions Conference, University College Dublin .
Loyal, S; Asylum seekers and the right to work. [Other], Irish Refugee Council, * .

Committees

Committee : Editorial committee of the Irish Journal of Sociology
Committee : Member of the process sociology research network, Figurations.
Committee : Editorial Board of the Collected Works of Norbert Elias

Employment

Employer: University College Dublin
Position: College Lecturer
Employer: Department of Sociology, New York University
Position: Visiting Scholar
Employer: Department of Sociology, UCLA
Position: Visiting Scholar
Employer: Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
Position: Visiting Scholar
Employer: Faculty of Social & Political Sciences, Cambridge University
Position: Visiting Scholar
Employer: Department of History and Civilization, European University Institute
Position: Visting Scholar

Education

Year 1997 Institution: University of Exeter
Qualification: PhD Subject:
Year 1991 Institution: University of Sussex
Qualification: MA Subject:
Year 1990 Institution: University of Manchester
Qualification: BA Subject:
         

Publications

Books

Loyal (2017) Bourdieu's theory of the state: a critical introduction. New York: palgrave. [Details]
Loyal, S.; (2011) Understanding Irish Immigration: Capital, State, and Labour in a Global Age. Manchester: Manchester University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S. & Quilley, S. (eds); (2005) The Sociology of Norbert Elias. Cambridge:: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2003) The Sociology of Anthony Giddens. London: Pluto. [Details]
Loyal, S., Giddens, A., Held, D., Seymour, D., Hubert, D., & Thompson, J. (eds); (1994) The Polity Reader in Cultural Theory. Cambridge: Polity. [Details]

Book Chapters

Loyal, S. (2016) 'Norbert Elias' In: John Stone, Rutledge M. Dennis, Polly S. Rizova, Anthony D. Smith, and Xiaoshuo Hou (eds). Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity, and Nationalism. Chichester: Wiley. [Details]
Loyal, S (2016) 'Established-Outsider relations' In: John Stone, Rutledge M. Dennis, Polly S. Rizova, Anthony D. Smith, and Xiaoshuo Hou (eds). Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity, and Nationalism. Chichester: Wiley. [Details]
Loyal & Schuppers (2012) 'Integration Monitoring in Ireland' In: Loyal & Schuppers (eds). Measuring and monitoring Immigrants' Integration in Europe. Hague: Netherlands Institute for Social Research. [Details]
Loyal (2012) 'Structuration' In: Loyal (eds). The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology. Oxford: Wiley Blackwell. [Details]
Loyal, Steven (2012) 'Agency-Structure' In: Loyal, Steven (eds). The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology. Oxford: Wiley Blackwell. [Details]
Loyal; (2010) 'Migration and recession in Ireland' In: Loyal; (eds). Prioritizing Integration. Gütersloh: Verlag Bertelsmann Stiftung. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2008) 'Seeing like the Irish State' In: B.Farago and M. Sullivan (eds). Facing the Other. Dublin: Cambridge Scholars Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2008) '`The Future of Work'' In: O. Neumaier, G. Schweiger, C. Sedmak (eds). Perspectives on Work. Berlin: Lit-verlag. [Details]
loyal; (2007) '`Agency, responsibility and migration¿ ' In: M. Massotti (eds). Knowledge as Social Order: The Sociology of Barry Barnes. London: Ashgate. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2007) 'Anthony Giddens' In: John Scott (eds). Fifty Key Sociologists. London:: Routledge. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2007) 'Norbert Elias'' In: John Scott (eds). Fifty Key Sociologists. London:: Routledge. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2007) 'Immigration' In: Sara O'Sullivan (eds). Contemporary Ireland: A Sociological Map. Dublin: UCD Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2007) '`Immigration¿' In: Sara O¿Sullivan (eds). Contemporary Ireland: A Sociological Map. Dublin: UCD Press. [Details]
loyal, S; (2006) 'Refugee' In: loyal, S; (eds). The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology. Oxford: Blackwell. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Benjamin Nelson' In: Loyal, S; (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Annales School' In: Turner, B (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Benjamin Nelson' In: Loyal, S; (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'British Marxist Historians' In: Turner, B (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Civilisation' In: Turner, B (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: *. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Feudalism' In: Turner, B (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Gunnar Myrdal' In: Turner, B (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Historicism' In: Loyal, S; (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: *. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Montesquieu' In: Turner, B (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Norbert Elias' In: Turner, B (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Peter Laslett' In: Turner, B (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Reinhard Bendix' In: Turner, B (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: *. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2006) 'Robert Nisbet' In: Turner, B (eds). The Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Allen K, & Loyal, S; (2006) 'Rethinking Immigration and the State in Ireland' In: Lentin, A. & Lentin, R (eds). Race and State. Dublin: Cambridge Scholars Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2004) ''Elias on class and stratification'' In: S. Loyal & S. Quilley, S. (eds) (eds). The Sociology of Norbert Elias. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
S. Loyal & S. Quilley, S; (2004) 'An Introduction to Norbert Elias'' In: S. Loyal & S. Quilley, S. (eds) (eds). The Sociology of Norbert Elias. Cambridge:: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2003) 'Welcome to the Celtic Tiger: Racism, Immigration and the State' In: C. Coulter & S. Coleman (eds) (eds). The End of Irish History. Manchester: Mancheseter University Press. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2002) 'Nation, Capitalism and the Right to Work of Asylum Seekers in Ireland' In: M. Corcoran & M. Peillon (eds (eds). Ireland Unbound. Dublin: IPA. [Details]

Edited Books

Loyal, S & Mennell, S (Ed.). (2007) Time: The Collected works of Norbert Elias. Dublin: UCD Press. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

S.Loyal & s. Quilley (2017) 'The particularity of the universal: Reflections on Bourdieu's theory of the state and embolic power'. Theory and Society, . [Details]
S.Loyal& S.Quilley (2017) 'State Power and Asylum Seekers'. Studies in Social Justice, . [Details]
Loyal (2016) 'Bourdieu on the state: an Eliasian Critique'. Human Figurations, . [Details]
Loyal, S. Gornicka, B. Liston, K (2016) 'Editor's introduction - Stephen Mennell The sociable character'. Human Figurations, 5 (2). [Details]
Loyal, S (2014) 'From the Sanctity of the Family to State Sovereignty: The Irish Supreme Court¿s Changing Role in Maintaining National Sovereignty'. Critical Sociology, . [Details]
Loyal, S and Quilley, S (2013) 'Wittgenstein,  Gellner  and  Elias:  From  a  Philosophy  of  language  games  to  a  figurational   sociology  of  knowledge'. Human Figurations, . [Details]
loyal (2013) 'Assessing Elias on Marx in a neo-liberal age¿'. Politica Y Sociedad, 50 (2):581-599. [Details]
Loyal, S; (2011) 'A land of a hundred thousand welcomes? Understanding established and outsiders relations in Ireland'. Sociological Review, 59 :181-201. [DOI] [Details]
Loyal, S; (2009) 'The French in Algeria, Algerians in France: Bourdieu, colonialism, and migration'. Sociological Review, 57 (3):406-427. [Details]
Loyal, S.; (2006) 'Empire and its Instantiations'. Irish Journal of Sociology, 14 (3). [Details]
Quilley, S. and Loyal, S.; (2005) ''Eliasian Sociology as a 'Central Theory' for the Human Sciences'. Current Sociology, 53, 5 (5). [Details]
Loyal, S. ; (2005) 'An Exceptional Sociology: Nathan Glazer and the Intransigence of Race'. Irish Journal of Sociology, 14 (1). [Details]
Loyal, S; (2005) 'Science, cumulative knowledge, involvement and synthesis: a reply to our critics'. Current Sociology, 53 (5). [Details]
Loyal, S with Barry Barnes; (2001) 'Agency as red-herring in social theory'. Philosophy of Social Science, 31 (4):507-524. [Details]
Loyal, S with C. Staunton; (2000) 'The Political Economy Of Asylum Seekers in Ireland'. Irish Journal of Sociology, 10 . [Details]
Loyal, S; (1998) 'Anthony Giddens: An interview'. Irish Journal of Sociology, 8 . [Details]
   

Published Reports

D. Papademtriou, M. Sumption, A. Terrazas, C. Burket, S. Loyal, R. Ferrar-Turrion; (2010) Migration and Immigrants two years after the financial collapse: Where do we stand?. MPI, Washington. [Details]
Loyal, S.; (2009) Challenging Direct Provision. The Immigrat Network, Dublin. [Details]
Feldman, A., Gilmartin, M., Loyal, S., Migge, B. ; (2008) Getting On: From Migration to Integration. Chinese, Indian, Lithuanian and Nigerian Migrant's Experiences in Ireland. Immigrant Council Ireland, Dublin. Available Online [Details]
Loyal, S. O'Mahony, E and Mulcahy, A; (2001) Racism in Ireland: The Views of Black and Ethnic Minorities. Amnesty, Dublin. [Details]
Fanning B, Loyal S and Staunton C; (2000) Asylum Seekers and the Right to Work. Irish Refugee Council, Dublin. [Details]
Loyal, S. Fanning, B. and Staunton, C.; (1999) Asylum Seekers and the Right to Work in Ireland. IRC, Dublin. [Details]
                   

Presented Papers

Loyal, S; (2005) Understanding Immigration Processes in Ireland (Department of Sociology, University of Trento, Italy). Presented Papers [Details]
Loyal, S; (2004) Representations of an Intellectual: Bourdieu, Photography and Algeria (The Photographers Gallery, London). Presented Papers [Details]
Loyal, S; (2004) War, Environmental Crisis and Refugees (European Social Forum). Presented Papers [Details]
Loyal, S; (2003) The Politics of Anthony Giddens (University of Maynooth). Presented Papers [Details]
Loyal, S; (2002) Racism in Ireland (Department of Sociology, University of Florence). Presented Papers [Details]
Loyal, S.; (2001) Giddens and the Third Way (Department of Sociology, Trinity College Dublin). Presented Papers [Details]
Loyal, S; (2000) The Political Economy of Migration in Ireland (School of Sociology, UCD). Presented Papers [Details]
       

Book Reviews

Loyal, S (2008) Eurostars and Eurocities: Free Movement and Mobility in an Integrating Europe. Book Reviews [Details]
Loyal, S (2006) The suffering of the immigrant. Book Reviews [Details]
       

Working Paper

Loyal, S.; (2010) Rationality and Reflexivity: Understanding Gidden's Sociology as a World View. Working Paper [Details]
Loyal, S; (2000) Race and State. Working Paper [Details]
Loyal, S.; (2000) Sikhs in the US: A brief History. Working Paper [Details]
Loyal, S & Quilley, S; (2000) Comparing Wittgenstein and Elias: from language games to the sociology of knowledge. Working Paper [Details]
Loyal, S.; (2000) Rethinking Theories of Migration in light of Punjabi-Sikh Migration. Working Paper [Details]
Loyal, S.; (2000) Sikhs in Canada: Class, Caste & Group Dynamics. Working Paper [Details]
                                     

Articles

Loyal, S; (2000) Rethinking Irish Immigration. Articles [Details]
                             

Research

Research Interests

Migration, ethno-racial domination, social stratification, sociological theory, historical sociology, sociology of knowledge.

Research Projects

Sponsor : Combat Poverty Agency
Title : A sociological analysis of the reception, resettlement and integrated of asylum seekers and refugees in Ireland
Start Date / End Date : 01-SEP-01 / 31-AUG-05