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  1. Alison Sealey & Bob Carter (2014). Response to Elder‐Vass: “Seven Ways to Be A Realist About Language”. Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 44 (3):268-281.
    Given that explicitly realist perspectives are currently quite unfashionable in applied linguistics, we very much welcome your thorough and careful discussion of the various forms they might take. We find the various categories you identify quite persuasive, and we find much to agree with in your characterisation of several of the positions you outline, particularly in the earlier part of the paper. However, we do take issue with aspects of your characterisation of both “social” and “linguistic systems” realism, and with (...)
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  2. Bob Carter & Nickie Charles (2013). Animals, Agency and Resistance. Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 43 (3):322-340.
    In this paper we develop a relational approach to the question of animal agency. We distinguish between agency and action and, using three examples of non-human animal behaviour, explore how human-other animal interactions might be understood in terms of action, agency and resistance. In order to do this we draw on the distinction between primary and corporate agency found in the work of Margaret Archer, arguing that, while non-human animals are able to act and to exercise primary agency, they are (...)
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  3. Bob Carter & Steve Fenton (2010). Not Thinking Ethnicity: A Critique of the Ethnicity Paradigm in an Over‐Ethnicised Sociology. Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour 40 (1):1-18.
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  4. Bob Carter (2007). 'Dangerous Phrases': Realism, 'Race' and Social Science. Journal of Critical Realism 1 (2).
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  5. Bob Carter (2007). Review of "Marxism and Social Theory". By Jonathan Joseph. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006. [REVIEW] Journal of Critical Realism 6 (2):316-318.
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