Bryson, A. & Dempsey, S. E. (2017) Entrepreneurial Reproductive Labor, Economic Alternatives, and the Ambivalent Gendered Discourses of Seasonal Consignment Sales. Organization, 24, 589-608.
Dempsey, S. E. & Gibson, K. E. (2017) “Food, Biopower, and the Child’s Body as a Scale of Intervention.” In P. Marcell and F. Bosco, Food and Place: A Critical Introduction. (pp. 253- 269), Rowman & Littlefield, Lanham, MD.
Dempsey, S. E. (2017) “Voice.” In C. R. Scott and L. K. Lewis (Eds.), The International Encyclopedia of Organizational Communication, (pp. 2479-2486), Wiley-Blackwell.
Putnam, L. L. & Dempsey, S. E. (2015). The Five Faces of Engaged Scholarship: Implications for Feminist Research. Women and Language, 38, 11-21.
Gibson, K. & Dempsey, S. E. (2014). Make Good Choices, Kid: Scalar Discourses and Ideologies of Choice on Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution. Children’s Geographies. DOI:10.1080/14733285.2013.827875
Dempsey, S.E. & Barge, J. K. (2013). Engaged Scholarship and Democracy. In. D. K. Mumby & L. Putnam (Eds.), Handbook of Organizational Communication: Advances in Theory, Research, and Methods. (pp. 665-688). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Dempsey, S. E. & Carlone, D. (2013). Autonomist Marxism and the Contributions of Generative Dialogue. In J. S. Hanan & M. Hayward (Eds.) Communication and the Economy: History, value and agency. (pp. 45-66). New York: Peter Lang.
Dempsey, S. E. (2012). Nonprofits as Political Actors. Management Communication Quarterly, 26, 147-151.
Dempsey, S. E., Parker, P. S. & Krone, K. (2011). Navigating Socio-Spatial Difference, Constructing Counter-Space: Insights from Transnational Feminist Praxis. Journal of International and Intercultural Communication Research, 4, 201-220.
Dempsey, S. E. (2011). NGOs as Communicative Actors Within Corporate Social Responsibility Efforts. In O. Ihlen, S. K. May, & J. Bartlett (Eds.), Handbook of Communication and Corporate Social Responsibility. (pp. 445-466). Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.
Dempsey, S. E. (2011) Organizing Difference from Transnational Feminisms. In D. K. Mumby (Ed.), Reframing Difference in Organizational Communication Studies: Research, Pedagogy, and Practice, (pp. 55-76). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Dempsey, S. E., Dutta, M., Frey, L. M., Goodall, H. L., Madison, D. S., Mercieca, J., Nakayama, T., Miller, K. (2011). What is the Role of the Communication Discipline in Social Justice, Community Engagement, and Public Scholarship? A Visit to the CM Café. Communication Monographs, 78, 256-271.
Dempsey, S. E. (2010). Critiquing Community Engagement. Management Communication Quarterly, 24, 359-390. (**Lead Article)
Dempsey, S.E. & Sanders, M. L. (2010). Meaningful Work? Nonprofit Marketization and Work/Life Imbalance in Popular Autobiographies of Social Entrepreneurship, Organization, 17, 437-459.
Dempsey, S. E. (2009). NGOs, Communicative Labor, and the Work of Grassroots Representation. Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, 6, 328-345. (**Lead Article)
Dempsey, S.E. (2009) Stakeholder Theory. In S. W. Littlejohn & K. Foss (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Communication Theory. (pp. 929-931). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Dempsey, S. E. (2009). The Increasing Technology Divide: Persistent Portrayals of Maverick Masculinity in Advertising. Feminist Media Studies, 9, 37-55.
Dempsey, S. E. (2009, December). NGOs and Grassroots Representation. Communication Currents, The National Communication Association, Washington, D.C.: http://www.communicationcurrents.com/index.asp?bid=15&issuepage=204&issue=50.
Dempsey, S. E. (2007). Towards a Critical Organizational Approach to Civil Society Contexts: A Case Study of the Difficulties of Transnational Advocacy. In B. J. Allen, L. A. Flores & M. P. Orbe (Eds.), The International and Intercultural Communication Annual, 30, (pp. 317-339), Washington, D. C.: National Communication Association.
Dempsey, S. E. (2007). Negotiating Accountability within International Contexts: The Role of Bounded Voice. Communication Monographs, 34(3), 311-322.