Translations of Brian Martin’s writings

For each publication, the English-language title is given with a link to the text, followed by the journal or publisher and the publication date. This is followed by a link (when available) for the foreign-language translation, with its publication date.

Arabic

Backfire basics,” 2012
Arabic translation, 2017

Sending the protest message” (with Jørgen Johansen, Gandhi Marg, 2008)
Arabic translation, 2011

Bengali

Self-managing environmentalism” (Alternatives: Perspectives on Society, Technology and Environment, 1985)
Bengali translation, 1990

Chinese

Backfire Manual (Irene Publishing, 2012)
Chinese translation, 2017

Against intellectual property” (Philosophy and Social Action, 1995)
Chinese translation, 2003

Croatian

“Revolutionary social defence” (Bulletin of Peace Proposals, 1991)
Croatian translation, 2002

Danish

Active happiness” (Schweik Action Wollongong leaflet, 2005)
Danish translation, 2005

Dutch

Social defence: elite reform or grassroots initiative?” (Social Alternatives, 1987)
Dutch translation, 1989

Capital Defence (Schweik Action Wollongong, 1986)
Dutch translation, 1987

Finnish

Democracy without elections” (Social Anarchism, 1995)
Finnish translation, 2001

French

Backfire basics,” 2012
French translation, 2016

Sending the protest message” (with Jørgen Johansen, Gandhi Marg, 2008)
French translation, 2011

Anarchist science policy” (The Raven, 1994)
French translation, 2004

German

Schweik in Wollongong” (2006)
German translation, 2006

Globalising nonviolence: overcoming the obstacles” (2006)
German translation, 2006

Backfire basics,” 2005/2012
German translation, 2007

The goal of self-managed science: implications for action” (Radical Science Journal, 1980)
German translation, 1982

Indonesian

Sending the protest message” (with Jørgen Johansen, Gandhi Marg, 2008),
Indonesian translation, 2011

Italian

Strip the Experts (Freedom Press, 1991)
Italian translation, 1993

Gulf war shows it's time to set our own agenda” (Peace News, 1991)
Italian translation, 1991

Uprooting War (Freedom Press, 1984)
Italian translation, 1990

Capital Defence (Canberra Peacemakers, 1986)
Italian translation, 1987

 “The selective usefulness of game theory” (Social Studies of Science, 1978)
Italian translation, 1980

Japanese

Queensland versus Greenpeace: the Vega affair” (1988)
Japanese translation, 1988

 “Grassroots action for peace” (Social Alternatives, 1982)
Japanese translation, 1983

 “Life without television...?” (Undercurrents, 1980-81)
Japanese translation, 1980

 “Soft energy hard politics” (Undercurrents, 1978),
Japanese translation, 1980

Korean

Plagiarism struggles” (Plagiary, 2008)
Korean translation, 2015

Sending the protest message” (with Jørgen Johansen, Gandhi Marg, 2008),
Korean translation, 2011

Defending without the military” (Harris, 2004)
Korean translation, 2005

Technology in different worlds” (Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society, 1998),
Korean translation, 1999

Nonviolence versus Capitalism, chapter 1 (2001)
Korean translation, 2005

Nonviolence versus Capitalism, chapter 5 extract (2001)
Korean translation, 2005

Social defence: arguments and actions” (1991)
Korean translation (extract), 2005

Plagiarism and responsibility” (Journal of Tertiary Educational Administration, 1984)
Korean translation, 2015

Norwegian

Social defence: arguments and actions” (Anderson and Larmor, 1991)
Norwegian translation, 1993

Portuguese

Research productivity: some paths less travelled” (Australian Universities’ Review, 2009),
Portuguese translation, 2010

 “Ten reasons to oppose all Olympic Games” (Freedom, 1996)
Portuguese translation, 2005

 “Gene Sharp's theory of power” (Journal of Peace Research, 1989)
Portuguese translation in Thot (Palas Athena Association), 2003?

Romanian

Against intellectual property” (Philosophy and Social Action, 1995)
Romanian translation (portions), 2004

Russian

Democracy without elections” (Social Alternatives, 1990)
Russian translation, 1993

Slovak

Sending the protest message” (with Jørgen Johansen, Gandhi Marg, 2008)
Slovak translation, 2011

Spanish

Backfire basics,” 2012
Spanish translation, 2017

How nonviolence is misrepresented,” (Gandhi Marg, 2008)
Spanish translation, 2016

Mobbing, suppression of dissent/discontent, whistleblowing, and social medicine” (with Florencia Peña Saint Martin, Social Medicine, 2012
Spanish translation, 2011

Mobbing and suppression: footprints of their relationships” (with Florencia Peña Saint Martin, Social Medicine, 2012)
Spanish translation, 2011

Challenging dominant physics paradigms” (with Juan Miguel Campanario, Journal of Scientific Exploration, 2004)
Spanish translation, 2012

Sending the protest message” (with Jørgen Johansen, Gandhi Marg, 2008),
Spanish translation, 2010

Feminists look at Civilian-based defence” (Civilian-based Defense, 2001)
Spanish translation, 2006

 “Strengthening communication in groups” (Nonviolence Today, 1998)
Spanish translation, 2002

Ten reasons to oppose all Olympic Games” (Freedom, 1996)
Spanish translation, 2008

Swedish

 “Strategies for dissenting scientists” (Journal of Scientific Exploration, 1998)
Swedish translation, 1999

 “Squatting for the prevention of haemorrhoids?” (Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, 1996)
Swedish translation, 1997

 “Grassroots action for peace” (Social Alternatives, 1982)
Swedish translation, 1983

Ten reasons to oppose all Olympic Games” (Freedom, 1996)
Swedish translation, 2008

 “The Australian anti-uranium movement” (Alternatives, 1982)
Swedish translation (of earlier version), 1980

Tagalog

Backfire basics” (2012)
Tagalog translation, 2017

Tamil

Backfire basics” (2012)
Tamil translation (of key points), 2016

Tigrinya

Sending the protest message” (with Jørgen Johansen, Gandhi Marg, 2008),
Tigrinya translation, 2011

 


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