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Shobita Parthasarathy

complete monopolies over important technologies like medicines. In the case of COVID-19, Canada, Germany, Chile, and Ecuador have also already amended their patent laws to ensure rapid compulsory licensing of any tests, treatments, or vaccines if necessary

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Democracy in a Global Emergency

Five Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Afsoun Afsahi, Emily Beausoleil, Rikki Dean, Selen A. Ercan, and Jean-Paul Gagnon

has been remarkable about this is the broad uniformity with which democracies around the world have embraced “the hour of the executive.” Even in a country as apprehensive about untrammeled executive power as Germany, parliament quickly moved to

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“Text-as-Means” versus “Text-as-End-in-Itself”

Some Reasons Why Literary Scholars Have Been Slow to Hop on the Mobilities Bus

Lynne Pearce

Mobility Studies through the Lens of Transmodality, Transnationalism, and Transdisciplinarity,” this issue. 2 Ibid. 3 Sasha Disko, “The World Is My Domain: Technology, Gender and Orientalism in German Interwar Motorised Literature,” Transfers 1, no. 1

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Bodies, Sexualities, and Masculinities in the Time of Coronavirus

Jonathan A. Allan, Chris Haywood, and Frank G. Karioris

asked. What might it mean that women leaders were more effective in managing the crisis? Recognizing, of course, that these leaders come from diverse countries, such as Germany, Finland, Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Taiwan, and New Zealand

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Sheila K. Hoffman

), Seoul, South Korea; 1 The Pergamon Museum, Berlin, Germany; 2 The Museum of Art of São Paulo Assis (MASP), Chateaubriand, Brazil; 3 and the National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City. 4 If you have never visited or have and are looking for the

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Latin America and COVID-19

Political Rights and Presidential Leadership to the Test

Brigitte Weiffen

America 3/2020. Hamburg : German Institute for Global and Area Studies . Borges , Anelise . 2020 . “ ‘A little flu’: Brazil's Bolsonaro playing down coronavirus crisis .” Euronews , April 10 . www.euronews.com/2020/04/06/a

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Gender, Leadership and Representative Democracy

The Differential Impacts of the Global Pandemic

Kim Rubenstein, Trish Bergin, and Pia Rowe

management of the COVID-19 crisis, is that those countries led by women are largely doing far better. In Europe, Angela Merkel in Germany has had a lower death rate than Britain, France, Italy, or Spain. In Scandinavia, Finland's prime minister Sanna Marin

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Trending Transfers

A Decade of New Mobility Studies through the Lens of Transmodality, Transnationalism, and Transdisciplinarity

Gijs Mom

from Australia and Heike Weber from Germany were present in Wales as well, helping us to cement a form of interdisciplinarity that included media studies as well as settler colonialism. 6 Colin Divall, who had incited transport historians to undertake

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Olga Zdravomyslova and Elena Onegina

Company . Habermas , Jürgen . 2020 . There Has Never Been So Much Knowledge About Our Ignorance . [In German.] Frankfurter Rundschau , 10 April . https://www.fr.de/kultur/gesellschaft/juergen-habermas-coronavirus-krise-covid19-interview-13642491

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Marla Frederick, Yunus Doğan Telliel, and Heather Mellquist Lehto

academically trained in hermeneutics, idealism, and Qur'anic sciences in Turkey and Germany, and has written extensively on the necessity and urgency of renewing Islamic civilization. In a recent commentary titled “The Coronavirus and the End of Post