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Global studies is a fresh and dynamic discipline area that promises to reinvigorate undergraduate and postgraduate education in the social sciences and humanities. In the Australian context, the interdisciplinary pedagogy that defines global studies is gaining wider acceptance as a coherent and necessary approach to the study of global change. Through the Global Studies Consortium (GSC), this new discipline is forming around an impressive body of international scholars who define their expertise in global terms. The GSC paves the way for the expansion of global studies programs internationally and for the development of teaching and research collaboration on a global scale.

Mark Juergensmeyer and Helmut Anheier's forthcoming Encyclopaedia of Global Studies with SAGE is evidence of this growing international collaboration, while the work of Professor Manfred ...

The Responsibility to Protect
The responsibility to protect
JohnJanzekovic

The term Responsibility to Protect (R2P) was popularized in the international relations lexicon following the Rwandan genocide of 1994 and NATO's 1999 intervention in Kosovo. Key events in the development of R2P were the 2001 publication of the International Commission on Intervention and State ...

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