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Sullivan, G., Cresswell, J., Ellis, B. D., Morgan, M., & Schraube, E. (Eds.) (2017). Resistance and renewal. Concord, ON: Captus University Publications, in preparation.


Articles, Chapters, and Reviews

Ellis, B. D. (in press). Growing global disparities in the “capacity to aspire.” Theory & Psychology.

Ellis, B. D., & Stam, H. (2017). Cycles of deportability: Threats, fears, and the agency of Polish “irregular” migrants in Canada. Migration Studies, mnx049. doi:

Ellis, B. D., & Stam, H. (2017). For a Psychology of Resistance. In G. Sullivan, C. Baerveldt, J. Cresswell, B. D. Ellis, M. Morgan, & E. Schraube (Eds.). Resistance and renewal. Captus Press (pp. 206-214).

Ellis, B. D. (2017). Constructing immigrant “illegality”: Critiques, experiences, and responses. Book review. Transnational Social Review – A Social Work Journal, 7(2). doi:

Ellis, B. D., & Stepnisky, J. (2016). Psychology. In Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology (2nd Ed). Wiley-Blackwell.

Ellis, B. D. (2015). The production of irregular migration in Canada. Canadian Ethnic Studies Journal47, 93-112.

Ellis, B. D., & Stam, H. (2015). Crisis? What crisis? Cross-cultural psychology’s appropriation of cultural psychology. Culture & Psychology, 21(3), 293-317. doi: 10.1177/1354067X15601198

Ellis B. D., & Stam H. (2015). Heidegger, temporality, and dialogical self theory. In L. M. Simão, D. S. Guimarães and J. Valsiner (Eds.), Temporality: Culture in the flow of human experience (pp. 259-282). Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishers.

Ellis, B. D., & Stam, H. (2015). Buddhism, dialogical self theory, and the ethics of shared positionsInternational Journal for Dialogical Science9, 115-134.

Stam, H., & Ellis, B. D. (2015).‘Cultural dope’ and ‘psychological dope’: The ethnomethodological attitude and cultural psychology. Culture & Psychology, 21, 469-476. doi: 10.1177/1354067X15615810

Ellis, B. D. (2015). A cultural psychology for a globalizing world. Theory & Psychology25, 406-408. doi: 10.1177/0959354315576020

Ellis, B. D. (2012). Rethinking dialogicality and other ways of being in the world. Theory & Psychology22, p. 863-865. doi: 10.1177/0959354312439349

Stam, H., & Ellis, B. D. (2012). Just what is ‘pristine’ about pristine experience? Context and history. PsycCritiques57(18). [online publication]

Ellis, B. D., & Stam, H. (2010). Addressing the other in dialogue: Ricoeur and the ethical dimensions of the dialogical self. Theory & Psychology20, p. 420-435. doi: 10.1177/0959354310364280

 Ellis, B. D. (2006). Meditated creativity. Course package for Psychology of Creativity at Western University, 21-31.


Articles Under Review or in Preparation

Ellis, B. D., & Bhatia, S. (undergoing revisions). Cultural psychology in the 21st century: New research approaches for new migration movements. 

Gonzales, R., Ellis, B. D., & Rendon, S. (undergoing revisions). The impact of DACA on the life course of undocumented youth.

Ellis, B. D., & Moore, J. (undergoing revisions) Undocumented and single: How deportation regimes transform intimate lives.

Ellis, B. D., Gonzales, R., & Rendon-Garcia, S. (in progress). The power of inclusion: How DACA transforms the psychological lives of undocumented youth