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:


The Anthropolitics of Disaster and Risk

ambulance arrives with a patient at Royal London Hospital in January 2021

By Julie Alev Dilmaç

February 25, 2021

Globalization as it is perceived today responds neither to the urgency of contemporary catastrophes that threaten humanity, nor to…

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The Military and Policy Implications of Space Race 2.0

Spectators watch the launch of an Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) rocket

By Krzysztof Sliwinski

February 18, 2021

Our societies are almost entirely dependent on space systems for all kinds of technologies, from GPS to the ATM. In military terms…

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Throttling the Global Pandemic: A Trifecta of Science, Politics, and Profit

masked woman prepares an injection

By James H. Mittelman

February 11, 2021

The world is largely pursuing a my-country-first, market-based approach to coping with the pandemic. A course correction is…

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COVID-19 and ‘Made in China’: All for Itself?

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa (L) and Chinese ambassador to Zimbabwe Guo Shaochun elbow bump

By Daouda Cissé

October 27, 2020

China has managed to provide PPE nationwide as well as globally, assisting many countries in their fight against COVID-19. Some…

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A Post-Religious Perspective on the Globalization Crisis

a single pew in a dilapidated boarded up church; image credit Chris Luckhardt

By Harald Walach

October 23, 2020

Rather than just locally mending what global problems produce in specific locales, it is preferable to engage proactively and…

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