The journal's mission is to promote global and transdisciplinary studies. It is associated with the Global Studies Programme, a social science Master's and PhD Programme which is jointly conducted by the Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin (Germany), University of Freiburg (Germany), the University of KwaZulu-Natal (Durban), FLACSO Argentina (Buenos Aires), Chulalongkorn University (Bangkok) and the Jawaharlal Nehru University (New Delhi).

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Board of Directors

Anand Kumar, Delhi
Marcelo Saguier, Buenos Aires
Ari Sitas, Cape Town
Charit Thingsabath, Bangkok

Board of Editors

Daniel Bultmann, Berlin
Simin Fadaee, Manchester
Ilka Sommer, Hannover
Tamer Söyler, Paris
Sirima Ussawarakha, Bangkok
Alejandro Pelfini, Santiago de Chile/Buenos Aires
Charles Puttergill, Pretoria
V. Sujatha, New Delhi
Beatriz Veliz Argueta, Berlin
Ercüment Celik, Ankara

Editorial Staff

Saskia Lange, Berlin
Lara Hofner, Berlin


Boike Rehbein, Berlin