The Journal of Global South Studies is a probing scholarly journal that examines development problems and issues as well as pioneering efforts in the developing world. It is an interdisciplinary journal that explores current and historic issues facing the Global South region of the world, including economic, political, social, military, and international relationships.
Vol. 39 No. 2 (2022)
The article explains the state of political transition in Ethiopia since Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed came to power in 2018 based on the concept of...
Land, Blood, and Tears
Discursive Themes and Strategies of Resistance to Neoliberal Hegemony in the Lumad’s Struggle for Their Rights
This paper examines the discursive themes and strategies of resistance by the Lumad, the indigenous people of Southern Philippines, and civil...
Playing Politics with Epidemic
Bubonic Plague, Slum Clearance, and Party Politics in Colonial Lagos, 1924–1960
The management of the bubonic plague in colonial Lagos, Nigeria, unavoidably put the indigenous population at the receiving end of massive...
National Character and the Narrative of Self-Image in Mandela’s Long Walk to Freedom and Obasanjo’s My Watch
Building on the view of biographical writing as a cultural practice and expression, this article adopts identity and narrative theories to...
Which Social Justice?
Situating the Philippine Legal Concept of Social Justice Within Just Transition Research Collaborative’s Analytical Framework
Social justice is often cited in literature as an essential component or an ideal end of just transition, but there remains a gap on what social...
Accilien, Cécile and Valérie K. Orlando, eds. Teaching Haiti: Strategies for Creating New Narratives
Bunker, Robert J. & John P. Sullivan, eds. Criminal Drone Evolution: Cartel Weaponization of Aerial IEDs
Canepari, Andrea, ed. The Italian Legacy in the Dominican Republic: History, Architecture, Economics, Society
Tripathy, Jyotirmaya, and Uwe Skoda, eds. Bonding with the Lord: Jagannath, Popular Culture and Community Formation