“The cause of freedom is not the cause of a race or a sect, a party or a class – it is the cause of human kind, the very birthright of humanity.” ~Ann Julia Cooper.

Most recent publications include:

Grell-Brisk, Marilyn and Christopher Chase-Dunn. Forthcoming. “Mind the Gap! Clustered Obstacles to Mobility in Core/Periphery Hierarchy.” In Frontiers of Globalization Research: Theoretical and Methodological Approaches. 2nd Edition. e.d. Ino Rossi. New York: Springer

Grell-Brisk, Marilyn. Forthcoming 2018. Arrested Development? Sub-Saharan Africa in the Stratified World-Economy 1965-2015. Journal of Contemporary African Studies. (pdf of long version)

Grell-Brisk, Marilyn. 2018. “Eluding National Boundaries: A case study of commodified citizenship and the transnational capitalist class.” Societies 8 (35). (pdf)

Grell-Brisk, Marilyn. 2017. “China and Global Economic Stratification in an Interdependent World.” Palgrave Communications 3. Nature Publishing Group. doi:10.1057/palcomms.2017.87. (pdf)