Current and Recent Issues
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.
volume 7 issue 5 (November 2013)
Why Global Students Should Study Economics
Mehta explains the importance of economics to the field of global studies.
volume 7 issue 4 (October 2013)
Militant Eradicationism and the Politicization of Global Health
Richard C. Keller
Keller explores how politics affect global medicine.
volume 7 issue 3 (September 2013)
Studying Regional Variations in Globalization
Lewis demonstrates regional differences in views on globalization through analysis of book titles.
volume 7 issue 2 (August 2013)
A ‘Confucian’ Challenge to Global Environmentalism
Bruun looks at the impact of China’s policies on the global environment.
volume 7 issue 1 (July 2013)
Race to the Bottom of the Global Knowledge Economy
Curtin looks at global labor issues in media and entertainment.