Dr Ross McGarry

Senior Lecturer Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology

    Publications

    Selected Publications

    1. Demystifying the ‘Victimised State’: a Civil-Military Crisis in Waiting? (Journal article - 2017)
    2. War, crime and military victimhood (Journal article - 2015)
    3. A Sociological Analysis of Military Resilience: Opening Up the Debate (Journal article - 2014)
    4. Repurposing Liverpool'S waterfront as a liminal 'Military landscape': A photographic essay (Journal article - 2019)

    2019

    A Criminology of War? (Book)

    McGarry, R., & Walklate, S. L. (2019). A Criminology of War?. Bristol: Bristol University Press. Retrieved from https://bristoluniversitypress.co.uk/a-criminology-of-war

    Repurposing Liverpool'S waterfront as a liminal 'Military landscape': A photographic essay (Journal article)

    McGarry, R. (2019). Repurposing Liverpool'S waterfront as a liminal 'Military landscape': A photographic essay. Visual Ethnography, 8(1), 71-82. doi:10.12835/ve2019.1-0123

    DOI: 10.12835/ve2019.1-0123

    2018

    Using Biography and Autobiography in Criminological (and Victimological) Research (Chapter)

    McGarry, R., & Alker, Z. (2018). Using Biography and Autobiography in Criminological (and Victimological) Research. In P. Francis, & P. Davies (Eds.), Doing Criminological Research. London: Sage.

    Beyond Khaki Collar Crime (Chapter)

    McGarry, R., & Murray, E. (2018). Beyond Khaki Collar Crime. In A. Goldsmith, & B. Wadham (Eds.), Criminologies of the Military: Militarism, National Security and Justice. Oxford: Hart Publishing..

    Routledge Handbook of Critical Criminology (Chapter)

    Routledge Handbook of Critical Criminology (n.d.). Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315622040

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315622040

    2017

    "Hyphenated fears" and "camouflaged" responses: Fear of crime, war and militarism (Chapter)

    McGarry, R. (2017). "Hyphenated fears" and "camouflaged" responses: Fear of crime, war and militarism. In The Routledge International Handbook on Fear of Crime (pp. 467-483). doi:10.4324/9781315651781

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315651781

    The ‘Criminology of War’, what is it good for? Absolutely nothing! (Journal article)

    McGarry, R., & Walklate, S. (2017). The ‘Criminology of War’, what is it good for? Absolutely nothing!. British Society of Criminology Newsletter, 80(Summer 2017), 42-47. Retrieved from http://www.britsoccrim.org/

    Demystifying the ‘Victimised State’: a Civil-Military Crisis in Waiting? (Journal article)

    McGarry, R. (2017). Demystifying the "Victimized State": A Civil-Military Crisis in Waiting?. Illness, crises, and loss, 25(1), 63-84. doi:10.1177/1054137316675717

    DOI: 10.1177/1054137316675717

    2016

    Introduction: The criminology of war, what is it good for? (Chapter)

    McGarry, R., & Walklate, S. L. (2016). Introduction: The criminology of war, what is it good for?. In R. McGarry, & S. L. Walklate (Eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of Criminology and War. Palgrave Macmillan.

    The Palgrave Handbook of Criminology and War (Book)

    McGarry, R., & Walklate, S. L. (2016). The Palgrave Handbook of Criminology and War. Palgrave Macmillan.

    Murderousness in war: From My Lai to Marine A (Chapter)

    Walklate, S., & McGarry, R. (2016). Murderousness in war: From My Lai to Marine A. In Homicide, Gender and Responsibility: An International Perspective (pp. 97-112). doi:10.4324/9781315730981

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315730981

    Conducting ‘community-orientated’ military research (Chapter)

    McGarry, R. (2016). Conducting ‘community-orientated’ military research. In The Routledge Companion to Military Research Methods (pp. 126-137). doi:10.4324/9781315613253-18

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315613253-18

    Criminology and the Zookeepers of War: A View from Across the Pond (Journal article)

    McGarry, R., & Walklate, S. L. (2016). Criminology and the Zookeepers of War: A View from Across the Pond. The Criminologist: the Official Newsletter of the American Society of Criminology, 41(3), 8-9. Retrieved from http://www.asc41.com/Criminologist/2016/May-June_2016_TheCriminologist.pdf

    Hierarchical victims of terrorism and war (Chapter)

    McGarry, R. (2016). Hierarchical victims of terrorism and war. In D. Spencer, & S. L. Walklate (Eds.), Critical Victimology: Reconceptualizations, interventions and possibilities. Lexington Books.

    The ‘typical victim’: no story to tell and no one to tell it to (Chapter)

    McGarry, R. (2016). The ‘typical victim’: no story to tell and no one to tell it to. In H. M. Jacobsen, & S. L. Walklate (Eds.), Liquid Criminology: Doing Imaginative Criminological Research (pp. 100-120). London: Routledge. Retrieved from https://www.taylorfrancis.com/

    2015

    War, crime and military victimhood (Journal article)

    McGarry, R. (2015). War, crime and military victimhood. Critical Criminology, 23, 255-275. doi:10.1007/s10612-015-9268-5

    DOI: 10.1007/s10612-015-9268-5

    Victims: Trauma, Testimony and Justice (Book)

    McGarry, R., & Walklate, S. (2015). Victims: Trauma, Testimony and Justice. Oxon: Routledge. Retrieved from https://www.routledge.com/

    “When you see the lipstick kisses …” - military repatriation, public mourning and the politics of respect (Journal article)

    Walklate, S., Mythen, G., & McGarry, R. (2015). “When you see the lipstick kisses …” - military repatriation, public mourning and the politics of respect. Palgrave Communications, 1. doi:10.1057/palcomms.2015.9

    DOI: 10.1057/palcomms.2015.9

    Competing for the 'trace': The legacies of war's violence(s) (Chapter)

    Walklate, S., & McGarry, R. (2015). Competing for the 'trace': The legacies of war's violence(s). In Criminology and War: Transgressing the Borders (pp. 180-197). Routledge. Retrieved from https://www.routledge.com/

    Criminology and War (Book)

    Criminology and War (n.d.). . Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315858425

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315858425

    2014

    Resilience (Chapter)

    McGarry, R. (2014). Resilience. In A Companion to Criminal Justice, Mental Health & Risk.

    A Sociological Analysis of Military Resilience: Opening Up the Debate (Journal article)

    McGarry, R., Walklate, S., & Mythen, G. (2014). A Sociological Analysis of Military Resilience: Opening Up the Debate. Armed Forces and Society, 41(2), 352-378. doi:10.1177/0095327X13513452

    DOI: 10.1177/0095327X13513452

    Dismantling Woolwich: terrorism ‘pure and simple’? (Journal article)

    Mcgarry, R. (2014). Dismantling Woolwich: terrorism ‘pure and simple’?. Criminal Justice Matters, 95(1), 28-29. doi:10.1080/09627251.2014.902206

    DOI: 10.1080/09627251.2014.902206

    Soldiers of 'Choice'? (Chapter)

    McGarry, R. (2014). Soldiers of 'Choice'?. In P. Taylor, & P. Wagg (Eds.), Work and Society: Places, Spaces and Identities. Chester: Chester University Press.

    Trauma and the Poetics of Justice (Chapter)

    Walklate, S., McGarry, R., & Mythen, G. (2014). Trauma and the Poetics of Justice. In M. H. Jacobsen, & S. L. Walklate (Eds.), The Poetics of Crime: Excursions into Creative Criminologies. Routledge.

    2012

    The soldier, human rights and the military covenant: a permissible state of exception? (Journal article)

    McGarry, R., Mythen, G., & Walklate, S. (2012). The soldier, human rights and the military covenant: a permissible state of exception?. The International Journal of Human Rights, 16(8), 1183-1195. doi:10.1080/13642987.2012.728857

    DOI: 10.1080/13642987.2012.728857

    The workplace of war: unlimited liability or safety crimes? (Journal article)

    McGarry, R. (2012). The workplace of war: unlimited liability or safety crimes?. Criminal Justice Matters, 89(1), 6-7. doi:10.1080/09627251.2012.721963

    DOI: 10.1080/09627251.2012.721963

    Developing a Victimological Imagination: an Auto/biographical Study of British Military Veterans (Thesis / Dissertation)

    McGarry, R. (2012). Developing a Victimological Imagination: an Auto/biographical Study of British Military Veterans. (PhD Thesis, Liverpool Hope).

    Exploring Representations of the Soldier as Victim: from Northern Ireland to Iraq (Chapter)

    McGarry, R., & Ferguson, N. (2012). Exploring Representations of the Soldier as Victim: from Northern Ireland to Iraq. In S. Gibson, & S. Mollan (Eds.), Representations of Peace & Conflict (pp. 120-142). Basingstoke: Palgrave.

    States of Resilience or the Resilient State? (Journal article)

    Mythen, G., Walklate, S., & McGarry, R. (2012). States of Resilience or the Resilient State?. Current Issues in Criminal Justice, 24(2), 185-204.

    2011

    THE SOLDIER AS VICTIM Peering through the Looking Glass (Journal article)

    McGarry, R., & Walklate, S. (2011). THE SOLDIER AS VICTIM Peering through the Looking Glass. BRITISH JOURNAL OF CRIMINOLOGY, 51(6), 900-917. doi:10.1093/bjc/azr057

    DOI: 10.1093/bjc/azr057

    Witnessing Wootton Bassett: An Exploration in Cultural Victimology (Journal article)

    Walklate, S., Mythen, G., & McGarry, R. (2011). Witnessing Wootton Bassett: An Exploration in Cultural Victimology. CRIME MEDIA CULTURE, 7(2), 149-165. doi:10.1177/1741659011407110

    DOI: 10.1177/1741659011407110

    2010

    Accept it and Forget it: Demobilization, Reintegration and the Military Homecomer (Chapter)

    McGarry, R. (2010). Accept it and Forget it: Demobilization, Reintegration and the Military Homecomer. In N. Ferguson (Ed.), Post-Conflict Reconstruction (pp. 165-180). Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

    Auto/biography, Personal Testimony & Epiphany Moments: a Case Study in Research-Informed Teaching (Journal article)

    McGarry, R., & Keating, M. (2010). Auto/biography, Personal Testimony & Epiphany Moments: a Case Study in Research-Informed Teaching. Enhancing Learning in the Social Sciences (ELiSS), 3(1), 1-31. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.11120/elss.2010.03010004