ISS 1.15.08 - i. National boundaries or something larger...

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January 15, 2008 Globalization and Transnationalism A. Globalization a. Transportation and communication i. Easier to get across the world 1. planes make travel much easier ii. television created 1. Hoover and Smith used in their elections 2. Changed election (radio=have to have good voice, tv=have to have a good face) iii. Computer took that to another step 1. easier to communicate and spread news b. Economic globalization i. Open up trade with Canada (NAFTA) during Clinton’s presidency c. Cultural globalization i. Cultural influence on other countries 1. blue jeans, music, celebrity, movies etc… 2. McWorld—cultural globalization via large corporations taking over smaller facets of everyday life. B. Transnationalism a. Post modernism i. Flappers b. Constructivism c. Feminism i. Struggle for equality d. Reacting to transnational thought C. Transnationalism in action a. Transnational organizations
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Unformatted text preview: i. National boundaries or something larger than that, private or public ii. Non-government organizations iii. IGO-intergovernmental organization b. Regional transnationalism i. Brings people together so they can develop plans to rebuild their economic systems c. Cultural transnationalism i. European union 1. Newer generations think of themselves as Europeans, older generations think of themselves as their home country nationalities (French, Italian etc) ii. Cultural imperialismdominating countries through cultures 1. McDonalds in Europe and western clothing etc d. Transnational religion i. Religious warfare in Europe 1. protestants vs Catholics e. Islam and the world i. Holy wars 1. Jihads and Crusadesdefending the faith f. Transnational movements D. Transnationalism tomorrow a....
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