Professional profile
Language pairs
Catalan > English
Spanish > English
Areas of expertise
General science
Literature and Philosophy
Medicine and Health
Social Sciences
Qualifications and experience
​Academic Qualifications
  • PhD in Philosophy, University College London, Institute of Education (2011-2016)
  • Msc in Applied Positive Psychology, University of East London (2007-2009)
  • BA (Hons) in Political Science, Newcastle University (1978-1981)

Work Experience
  • Director of Academic English Services (2018 - Present)
  • English Language Teacher and Academic Translator and Editor at Vic University (2007-2018)
  • English Language Teacher at Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona) (2000-2007)
  • English Language Teacher and Translator for organisations like the Barcelona Olympics, Seville Universal Exhibition and Catalan TV (1990s)

Academic Publications

Marshall, P.  (2016). A Complex Integral Realist Perspective: Towards a New Axial Vision. London: Routledge. Paperback edition, 2018.

Book Chapters

Marshall, P. (Forthcoming). Axial 2.0: Contours of a Meta-Praxis for a Eudaimonistic Society. In Metatheory for the Anthropocene: Emancipatory Praxis for Planetary Flourishing. London: Routledge.

Marshall, P. (2016). Towards a Complex Integral Realism. In Bhaskar, R., Esbjörn-Hargens, S., Hedlund, N., and Hartwig, M. (Eds.): Metatheory for the 21stCentury: Critical Realism and Integral Theory in Dialogue, pp.140-182. London: Routledge.

Marshall, P. (2009). La Conciencia Integral y el Mundo Académico. In Torrent, R (Ed): Evolución Integral: Visiones sobre la realidad desde el paradigma emergente. Barcelona: Kairós.

Book Reviews

Marshall, P. (2017). Reality and Self-Realization: Bhaskar’s Metaphysical Journey Toward Non-Dual Emancipation. By MinGyu Seo. London: Routledge 2014. Journal of Critical Realism, 16:2, 225-230.


Marshall, P. (2012a). The Meeting of Two Integrative MetatheoriesJournal of Critical Realism, 11(2), 188-214.

Marshall, P. (2012b). Towards an Integral Realism: Part 1: An overview of transcendental realist ontology. Journal of Integral Theory and Practice,7(4), 1-34.

Marshall, P. (2012c). Ken Wilber on Critical RealismJournal of Integral Theory and Practice,7(4), 35-38.

Marshall, P. (1991). Noam Chomsky’s AnarchismOur Generation, vol 22, Nos 1 & 2. (pp. 1-15). Canada: Our Generation. Read and endorsed by Chomsky.

Msc Dissertation

Marshall, P. (2009). Positive Psychology and Constructivist Developmental Psychology: A theoretical inquiry into how a development stage conception might provide further insights into specific areas of positive psychology. Unpublished Msc dissertation. University of East London, School of Psychology.