Global Issues

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Global Social Welfare

This journal brings together research that informs the fields of global social work, social development, and social welfare policy and practice. It serves as an outlet for manuscripts and brief reports of interdisciplinary applied research which advance knowledge about global threats to the well-being of individuals, groups, families and communities.


Cultures explores the intersection of science, policy, and global challenges by bringing diverse voices to a common platform. Cultures welcomes contributions from individuals interested in science diplomacy and global engagement.


Opinion is a bi annual feature of the Armed Forces War College (AFWC). A vision of the Commandant AFWC with the view to documenting the research work of members of the National Security and War Course (NSWC) and making it available for larger readership. The publication provides a forum for expression of thoughts, provoking ideas on the global/regional issues, the national security aspects, the military strategy and views of individual writers on current challenges.

Global Summitry Journal

The primary objective of the Global Summitry Journal is to bring expert description, analysis and evaluation to a subject that until now has not been a stand-alone subject of inquiry by researchers, experts and media and officials from around the globe. The Project is committed to raising public knowledge of global summitry and establishing this e-journal as the authoritative source for such expertise.

Tourism, Leisure and Global Change

Tourism, Leisure and Global Change serves as the collective proceedings publication to publish submitted papers and abstracts for all academic meetings for which the Commission on the Geography of Tourism, Leisure and Global Change of the International Geographical Union is an official sponsor. These include both IGU congress and regional meetings, and other more topically focused meetings.

Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene

A new open-access scientific journal, Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene will publish original research reporting on new knowledge of the Earth’s physical, chemical, and biological systems; interactions between human and natural systems; and steps that can be taken to mitigate and adapt to global change. Elementa will report on fundamental advancements in research organized initially into six knowledge domains, embracing the concept that basic knowledge can foster sustainable solutions for society.

II Journal

The II Journal includes features on cultural change, language, literature, communications technology, political and economic development, human rights, and global security. Content will be relevant across regions and accessible to a broad audience. A publication of the International Institute ( at the University of Michigan.

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