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Global Discourse

An interdisciplinary journal of current affairs


Matthew Johnson,
Lancaster University, UK

Deputy Editors

Shannon Brincat,
University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia

Simon Mabon,
Lancaster University, UK

North American Consultative Editor

Debra L. DeLaet,
Drake University, USA

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Global Discourse is published by Bristol University Press from 2019 and received a Scopus CiteScore for 2020 of 2.5.

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Online: 2043-7897 

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About the journal

Global Discourse is an interdisciplinary, problem-oriented journal of applied contemporary thought operating at the intersection of politics, international relations, sociology and social policy. The journal’s scope is broad, encouraging interrogation of current affairs with regard to core questions of distributive justice, wellbeing, cultural diversity, autonomy, sovereignty, security and recognition. Read more