Global Europe - Basel Papers on Europe in a Global Perspective

"Global Europe – Basel Papers on Europe in a Global Perspective" is an academic e-journal. It provides insights into the excellent research of graduates, as well as other young and senior scientists who analyze the global implications of Europe and the European Union. Starting in September 2014, the journal is published in four issues per year. The first issue in the new format explores the potentials and challenges of Global Studies in the 21st century. The journal is published by the Institute for European Global Studies at the University of Basel. The publication is available both in PDF and Flash format on the Website In addition, readers can subscribe to it by sending an e-mail to europa(at)

In the latest issue, Ralph Weber writes on understanding China.

In the opening edition, authors from Switzerland, Germany, Belgium and the United States explored the importance and far-reaching potential of Global Studies in the 21st century and discussed how Europe's global entanglements can be analyzed, taught and communicated.

Since issue number 50, all Basel Papers can be downloaded from our archive.

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