Peter Mallory

Peter Mallory

Ph.D., York
Associate Professor
610
Nicholson Tower
(902) 867-2445

Research Interests

  • Social Theory
  • Friendship and Personal Life
  • Cultural Sociology

Recent Publications

Eramian, Laura, and Peter Mallory. 2020. “Unclear Endings: Difficult Friendships and the Limits of the Therapeutic Ethic.” Families, Relationships and Societies. Pp 1-15. https://doi.org/10.1332/204674320X15978605993604

Mallory, Peter, Jesse Carlson, and Laura Eramian. 2019. “Friendship and the Social Self in Business Success Literature.” European Journal of Cultural Studies. Pp 1-16. https://doi.org/10.1177/1367549418824048

Mallory, Peter and Patricia Cormack. 2018. “The Two Durkheims: Founders and Classics in Canadian Introductory Sociology Textbooks.” Canadian Journal of Sociology 43(1): 1–24. https://doi.org/10.29173/cjs29386

Mallory, Peter. 2017. “Political Friendship and the Social Bond.” Pp. 37-60 in Interrogating the Social: A Critical Sociology for the Twenty-First Century, edited by F. Kurasawa. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Mallory, Peter and Jesse Carlson. 2014. “Rethinking Personal and Political Friendship with Durkheim.” Distinktion: Journal of Social Theory 15(3): 327-342. https://doi.org/10.1080/1600910X.2014.918045

Mallory, Peter. 2012. “Political Friendship in the Era of ‘the Social’: Theorizing Personal Relations with Alexis de Tocqueville.” Journal of Classical Sociology 12(1): 22-42. https://doi.org/10.1177/1468795X11433705

Mallory, Peter. 2012. “Friendship and Strangership: Rethinking Political Friendship through the Work of Adam Smith.” Journal of Intercultural Studies 33(6): 591-605. https://doi.org/10.1080/07256868.2012.735112