Current and Recent Issues
volume 8 issue 10 (November 2014)
Complex Human ‘Transitions’ that Shape Our World
Ervin wrestles with capturing a true picture of our world’s complex global interconnectedness.
volume 8 issue 9 (October 2014)
Richard C. Keller
Keller considers the role and impact of large-scale forces and systems on disease emergence.
volume 8 issue 8 (September 2014)
Focusing on the “Fixers”: Toward a Transnational Media Ethics of War Reporting
Palmer explores the role of fixers and stringers in current war reporting and how they fit in the global media landscape.
volume 8 issue 7 (August 2014)
A Man, A Plan, A Mall: The Role of Globalizing Elites in the Development of Accra, Ghana
Hobden considers the development of Accra as a “global” city.
volume 8 issue 6 (July 2014)
Airborne Globalization: A visual arts project that gives flying a human face
Roland Benedikter and Katja Siepmann
Benedikter and Siepmann explore the work of the artists, Natxo Bassols & Andrea Bueno, and its framing of global citizenship.
volume 8 issue 5 (June 2014)
The End of the Long Twentieth Century? The Rise of China and the Possibilities of a New Global Fordism
Jepson considers the next stages in the evolution of global capitalism.
volume 8 issue 4 (May 2014)
Visual Culture and Globalization: The Visual Archive Project of the Global Imaginary
Durante explores how the global imaginary is symbolically and socially produced.
volume 8 issue 3 (April 2014)
Articulation in the Web of Transnational Social Movements
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Nicolas Pascal
Chase-Dunn and Pascal explore how the New Global Left might address emergent global crises.
volume 8 issue 2 (March 2014)
Cruise Ships and Global Capitalism: The Industry’s Shifting Political Economy
Sprague explores the globalizing cruise industry and how it benefits and disadvantages certain social groups.
volume 8 issue 1 (January 2014)
A Pact With Books: The Public Life of World Literature
B. Venkat Mani
Mani discusses the current state and future prospects for world literature in a globalized world.