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August 11, 2009
“What threatens us right now is probably what we may call over-communication—the tendency to know exactly in one point of the world...
July 30, 2009
The rising global imaginary finds its articulation not only in the ideological claims of political leaders and business elites who...
library stacks
July 13, 2009
No matter how it is defined – and we have some faculty who deny its existence – globalization must be considered one of the defining...
June 26, 2009
The myths of modernity and rebirth drape the image and reputation of Beirut as a place of desire where the fantasy of consumption,...
May 15, 2009
At this rhetoric’s core, a supposed new hyper-competitive reality (“globalization”) makes these cities easily discardable as places of...
March 9, 2009
Many students of global studies are interested in global human rights, especially economic rights, and they often oppose globalization...
February 17, 2009
I believe that the study of human rights should go well beyond the category of the law and should incorporate questions about how...
January 13, 2009
Both in the U.S. and abroad, there exists a political movement in support of education reforms based on the logic of the market that...
Euro bank notes
November 6, 2008
A groundswell discourse of ‘the end of neoliberalism’ is jamming the Left blogosphere. It has been building for some time.
Globes
August 29, 2008
If studies of globalization are increasing in existing fields with their own research traditions is there any value in conceiving of...
Keyboard
August 29, 2008
Openness has emerged as an alternative mode of social production based on the growing and overlapping complexities of open source,...
Globe
August 29, 2008
Is Global Studies simply a more modern - some would say sexier - "branding" of the study of International Relations?  Or is...

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