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Monday, October 15, 2007 Globalization and Identities 1. Culture and globalization -transnationalism - reaching beyond or transcending national boundaries ~Arjun appadurai and “scapes” - techno - financial  - ethno                         Scapes - media - ideo 2. Cultural imperialism - rapid spread or advance of a culture at the expense of others CRITIQUES OF CULTURAL IMPERIALISM (three) - locals are seen as passive victims of everything. - any cultural experience is grounded in local ideas of what they are.
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Unformatted text preview: - media technology of the powerful can be turned and used against the powerful ~ migration movement from one place to the other ~ borders not natural social institutions 3. Diasporic communities- populations that migrate across borders displaces from home land. - no region in the world is self sufficient. Break down stereotypes in foreign cultures. Help us see how we are seen by other culutures. Understanding how the economy effects global economy....
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