When the State Meets the Street: Public Service and Moral Agency. Harvard University Press, 2017 (link)

Peer-Reviewed Articles

“Fieldwork in Political Theory: Five Arguments for an Ethnographic Sensibility,” British Journal of Political Science, 49 (2),  763-784, 2019 (link) (With Lisa Herzog)

“Adhocracy, Security, and Responsibility: Revisiting Abu Ghraib a Decade Later,” Contemporary Political Theory, 15, 38-57, 2016 (link)

“Travel as Ethos: Spatial Exercises in the Work of Tony Chakar,” Grey Room, 50, 46-65, 2013 (link)

“Abu Ghraib, the Security Apparatus, and the Performativity of Power,” American Ethnologist, 37 (2), 203-211, 2010 (link) (With Steven Caton)

Book Reviews

Review of The Policy State: An American Predicament, by Karen Orren and Stephen Skowronek, Contemporary Political Theory, 18 (1), 2019 (link)

Review of Every Twelve Seconds: Industrialized Slaughter and the Politics of Sight, by Timothy Pachirat, Contemporary Political Theory, 13 (2), 2014 (link)

“The Two Bodies of the Bureaucrat,” review of The Bureaucrat and the Poor, by Vincent Dubois, Public Administration Review, 72 (2), 302-305, 2012 (link)

Other Publications

“Security” in the International Encyclopedia of Anthropology, ed. Hilary Callan, 2018 (link)