Selected publications



Paul, K. & C. Haddad (2019) “Beyond evidence vs. truthiness: Towards a symmetrical approach to knowledge and ignorance in policy studies”, Policy Sciences 52(2), 299–314.

Paul, K.T. & K. Loer (2019) “Contemporary vaccination policy in the European Union: tensions and dilemmas” in Journal of Public Health Policy, 4(2), 166–179.

Paul, K.T. (2018) “Collective Organization of Discourse Expertise using Information Technology – CODE IT! A citizen science case study of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccination debate”. IT- Information Technology (vol 60, issue 1), pp. 21-27.

Paul, K.T. & T. Palfinger (2019) Walking the (argumentative) talk using citizen science: involving young people in a critical policy analysis of vaccination policy in Austria. Evidence & Policy, accepted.

Paul, K.T. and H. Straßheim (2018) “Consumer policy“, in Heinelt, H. and S. Münch (eds.) (2016) Handbook Of European Policy: Formation, Development and Evaluation. Edward Elgar, London.

Paul, K.T., Wallenburg, I.,Bal, R. (2018). Putting public health infrastructures to the test: Introducing HPV vaccination in Austria and the Netherlands. Sociology of Health & Illness 40(1), 67–81.

Paul, K.T. (2016) “’Saving lives’: Adapting and adopting HPV vaccination in Austria, Social Science & Medicine 153:193 200.

Adams S., Paul K.T., Ketelaars C. and Robben P. (2015) “The use of mystery guests by the Dutch Health Inspectorate: Results of a pilot study in long-term intramural elderly care.” Health Policy 119: 821-830.

Paul, K.T. and C. Haddad (2015) “Marx meets meaning: A critical encounter between historical materialism and interpretive policy analysis. A reply to Brand’s State, Context, Correspondence”. OZP – Austrian Journal of Political Science 44(1): 46-52.

Paul, K. T., Avezaat, C. J. J., Friele, R. D., IJzermans, J. N. & Bal, R. A. (2013) “Organ donation as transition work: Policy discourse and clinical practice in The Netherlands”. Health 18(4):369-87. doi: 10.1177/1363459313501357

Paul, K. T. (2012) “The Europeanization of food safety: a discourse-analytical approach”. Journal of European Public Policy 19(4): 549-566.

Paul, K. T. (2011) “From ‘Politics in the Stable’ to Stable Politics: Challenges and Continuities in Dutch Food Policy Discourse”, in Science as Culture 20(2): 209-229.

Paul, K. T. (2009) “Discourse analysis: an exploration of methodological issues and a call for methodological courage in the field of policy analysis”, Critical Policy Studies 3(2): 240 – 253.

Paul, K. T. (2008) “Thought for Food (Safety) in the EU: A discourse – analytical approach” GARNET Working Paper series 38/08.

Paul, K. T. (2007) “Food for Thought: Change and Continuity in German Food Safety Policy”, Critical Policy Analysis 1(1): 18-32.

Non-peer reviewed:

Heigl, F., B. Kieslinger, K.T. Paul, J. Uhlik, & D.Dörler (2019) “Opinion: Toward an international definition of citizen science. PNAS April 23, 2019 116 (17) 8089-8092;

Heigl, F., B. Kieslinger, K.T. Paul, J. Uhlik, & D.Dörler (2019) “Reply to Auerbach et al.: How our Opinion piece invites collaboration”PNAS July 30, 2019 116 (31) 15338;

Paul, KT (2010) “Buchbesprechung: Steuerung von Wissenschaft? Die Governance des österreichischen Innovationssystems.” Innsbruck/Wien 2010, StudienVerlag [Book review]. Österreichische Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft39(4): 485-486.