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, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin,
Ercüment Çelik, Freiburg,
Simin Fadaee, University of Manchester,
Alejandro Pelfini, Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires,
Charles Puttergill, University of Pretoria,
Ilka Sommer, Hannover,
Tamer Söyler, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin,
V Sujatha, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi,
Sirima Thongsawang, Kasem Bandit University, Bangkok,
Beatriz Veliz Argueta, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin,

Editorial Staff

Merle Groß, Berlin
Lara Hofner, Berlin


Boike Rehbein, Berlin