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

    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

    A Criminology of War? (Book)

    McGarry, R., & Walklate, S. L. (2019). A Criminology of War?. Bristol: Bristol University Press.

    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

    "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

    2017

    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.

    Conducting ‘Community Orientated’ Military Research (Chapter)

    McGarry, R. (2016). Conducting ‘Community Orientated’ Military Research. In A. J. Williams, R. Woodward, K. N. Jenkings, & M. Rech (Eds.), The Routledge Companion to Military Research Methods. Routledge.

    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.

    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

    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 Liquid Criminology: Doing Imaginative Criminological Research (pp. 100-120). doi:10.4324/9781315592503

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315592503

    2015

    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).

    Criminology and War (Book)

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

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315858425

    Victims (Book)

    McGarry, R. (n.d.). Victims. Routledge. doi:10.4324/9780203727379

    DOI: 10.4324/9780203727379

    War, Crime and Military Victimhood (Journal article)

    McGarry, R. (2015). War, Crime and Military Victimhood. CRITICAL CRIMINOLOGY, 23(3), 255-275. doi:10.1007/s10612-015-9268-5

    DOI: 10.1007/s10612-015-9268-5

    “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(1). doi:10.1057/palcomms.2015.9

    DOI: 10.1057/palcomms.2015.9

    2014

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

    McGarry, R., Walklate, S., & Mythen, G. (2015). A Sociological Analysis of Military Resilience: Opening Up the Debate. ARMED FORCES & 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

    Resilience (Chapter)

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

    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

    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.

    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

    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