World Regions intor 1.pdf - World Regions(GEOG 1014 Intro#1 changes the way the people communicate interact globalization Globalization = world's people

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World Regions (GEOG 1014) - Intro #1 - changes: the way the people communicate, interact, globalization Globalization = world's people are getting more interconnected, interdependent - started at least 10,000 years ago, not a now thing - different tribes - curiosity compelled to wander, migrate, travel, trade routes - coming together again in a circle - it has been greatly accelerating in the last 2 decades bc of: Cellphone (telecommunication) and Internet - information dissemination (sharing) -> has been expedited - SNS = new and noble - international news sources essentially, we're rejoining single tribe, single sphere, again - reason for this World Regions course World economy = globalized - small businesses are still impacted by global prices and global everything Telecommunication = globalized - signals everywhere Transportation = globalized - takes you anywhere, connected Human culture = on the track of globalization - music, art, film, cooking, architecture Politics, Gov, Justice, Police = not globalized
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