Orfalea Center Research Hubs
To advance the Center’s mandate of facilitating global studies research at UCSB, the Orfalea Center supports new research initiatives that focus on global and transnational themes and issues, and continues to reach out to researchers across the campus for potential collaboration. See the links to recent projects and current major project hubs at left.
Abstract: Why do some rebel groups undertake costly, intensive governance projects that trigger resistance and violence, undermine their legitimacy, strengthen rival rebel groups, and even
The stories of North Korea and Myanmar (Burma) are two of Asia’s most difficult. For decades they were infamous as the region’s most militarized and
Dr. Ramzy Baroud will talk about his latest book, The Last Earth, a narrative nonfiction story of modern Palestinian history. The book comprises the stories