global-e

The Global Studies Consortium maintains close ties to global-e, a global studies e-journal published by the 21st Century Global Dynamics research cluster at UCSB.

Latest articles from global-e:


Where and When is Progress? On Agency in the History of Science

ceremony to unveil UAE's Mars Mission on May 6, 2015 in Dubai

By Isaac Bershady

May 23, 2019

[T]o whom does the history of knowledge belong? To many dyed-in-the-wool historians of science, it seems that even though the…

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The Resurgence of Hegemonic International Law

Condoleezza Rice, Dick Cheney, George W. Bush

By George Andreopoulos

May 16, 2019

There is little doubt that 9/11 has shifted the tectonic plates of geopolitical and normative space. This shift is characterized by…

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Is the Global Talent Competition Distorting Local Labor Policies?

job fair targeting asylum seeking migrants in Vienna, Austria

By Ingrid Kofler

May 9, 2019

Increasingly anti-immigration policies discourage the emergence of a global labor market. In terms of education and training…

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Memory in Hypernationalist Times: The Comfort Women as Traveling Trope

comfort woman statue outside the Japanese consulate in Busan, South Korea

By Carol Gluck

May 2, 2019

When war memories erupted anew in East Asia and Eastern Europe in the 1990s, they did so in a global context quite different…

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Dead Chickens and Scared Monkeys: China’s Sprawling Celebrity Tax Scandal

'House of Culture', part of the China-Kazakhstan Horgos International Border Cooperation Center in Horgos (Khorgas), China.

By Wesley Jacks

April 25, 2019

The past ten months have (again) laid bare the battle between economic and ideological goals within the modernizing Chinese media…

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