Dear Readers: In this issue you will, as always, encounter a variety of topics reflecting the enormous range of disciplinary, regional, and...
A Message from the Editor
Seeing Ourselves in Others: How Latin America Can Help the United States Know Itself
Dear Readers: I learned a lesson during the preparation of the last issue, my first as editor of the Journal of Global South Studies....
This work examines the British cession of lands in northeastern Africa known as Jubaland to Italy in 1925 from the perspective of colonial...
Developed countries provided foreign aid to developing nations at an unprecedented rate in the second half of the twentieth century....
Squatters, Informal Cities, and the Co-Optation of the Urban Poor in Latter Twentieth-Century Mexico
Millions of people fled urban and rural poverty in latter twentieth-century Mexico and squatted on marginal urban lands, establishing...
Jammu and Kashmir was once known as a place of communal harmony and peaceful coexistence. The notion of religious harmony and peace, which...
In 1962, Jamaica transitioned from being a British colony to a sovereign nation-state. After independence, the country experienced internal and...
Governance and Democracy in Africa: Regional and Continental Perspectives by James S. Guseh and Emmanuel O. Oritsejafor
Guseh, James S., and Emmanuel O. Oritsejafor. Governance and Democracy in Africa: Regional and Continental Perspectives. ...
Konadu, Kwasi. Our Own Way in This Part of the World: Biography of an African Community, Culture, and Nation. Durham, NC: Duke...
Matory, J. Lorand. The Fetish Revisited: Marx, Freud, and the Gods Black People Make. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2018.
Stapleton, Timothy. Africa: War and Conflict in the Twentieth Century. London: Routledge, 2018.
Taoua, Phyllis. African Freedom: How Africa Responded to Independence. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018.
Woods, Damon L. The Philippines: From Earliest Times to the Present. Ann Arbor, MI: Association for Asian Studies, 2018.
Coronado, Juan David. “I’m Not Gonna Die in This Damn Place”: Manliness, Identity, and Survival of the Mexican American Vietnam...
Flores, Ruben. Backroads Pragmatists: Mexico’s Melting Pot and Civil Rights in the United States. Philadelphia: University of...
Frederick, Jake. Riot! Tobacco, Reform, and Violence in Eighteenth-Century Papantla, Mexico. Chicago: Sussex Academic Press, 2016.
Huhle, Teresa. Bevölkerung, Fertilität und Familienplanung in Kolumbien: Eine transnationale Wissensgeschichte im Kalten Krieg....
Lindsay-Poland, John. Plan Colombia: U.S. Ally Atrocities and Community Activism. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2018.
Morales, Ed. Fantasy Island: Colonialism, Exploitation, and the Betrayal of Puerto Rico. New York: Bold Type Books, 2019.
Orique, David Thomas. To Heaven or to Hell: Bartolomé de las Casas’s Confesionario. University Park: The Pennsylvania State University...
Tortorici, Zeb. Sins against Nature: Sex and Archives in Colonial New Spain. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2018.
The Anthropology of Marriage in Lowland South America edited by Paul Valentine, Stephen Beckerman, and Catherine Alès
Valentine, Paul, Stephen Beckerman, and Catherine Alès, eds. The Anthropology of Marriage in Lowland South America: Bending and...
Winchester, James J. Ethics in an Age of Savage Inequalities. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2015.