Culture + World

  • Environmental economists predict big manufacturing losses in China by mid-21st century due to climate change
  • UCSB scholar’s book explores how Japan has long used children to validate war and sentimentalize peace
  • Achieving the global temperature goals laid out in the Paris Climate Agreement is unlikely, according to economist Dick Startz
  • Five graduate students receive prestigious fellowships from the American Council of Learned Societies
  • Support for redistribution is a function of compassion, self-interest and envy — but not fairness
  • Hunger strike
    UCSB scholar’s book examines hunger strikes by Latino activists on three California campuses in the 1990s

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