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Shantou University bell tower, Maya Lin
March 23, 2017
James McDougall

One of the projects of global studies is to reconstitute space such that the map highlights an interconnectedness of the world. By insisting on connections rather than difference, global studies has been providing new maps within academia—even in places where old maps die hard.

a deer grazes near a suburban fence
November 5, 2014

Virtually every emerging disease in the past two centuries can be linked to transformations of the world’s economic landscape and...

October 9, 2014

Western war reporting sometimes bolsters the totalizing logic of globalization, constructing and disseminating images of conflict...

Accra Mall
September 8, 2014

As Accra’s developers seek out new foreign investment, they must market the city itself as a commodity. What, then, are the...