Part 1-lexus and the oliver tree

Part 1-lexus and - LEXUS AND THE OLIVE TREE PART ONE three main changes o how we communicate o how we invest o how we learn about the world Cold

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LEXUS AND THE OLIVE TREE PART ONE three main changes o how we communicate o how we invest o how we learn about the world Cold war as international system o Structure of power Balance between US and USSR o Own rules Foreign affairs: neither power would encroach on the other sphere of influence Less developed countries nurture own industries Developing countries focus on trade o Dominant ideas Communism vs capatilism Détente, nonalignment, perestroika o Demographic trends Iron curtain stopped movement from east to west South to north movement steady o Perspective on globe World divided into communist, western, neutral groups o Technologies Nuclear weapons Second Industrial Revolution o Measurement Weight of nuclear missiles o Anxiety Nuclear annihilation o Economists Marx, Keynes wanted to tame capitalism Globalization as international system o “inexorable integration of markets, nation-states and technologies to a degree never witnessed before—in a way that is enabling individuals,
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This note was uploaded on 02/28/2011 for the course POLISCI 001 taught by Professor Norris during the Spring '11 term at GWU.

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Part 1-lexus and - LEXUS AND THE OLIVE TREE PART ONE three main changes o how we communicate o how we invest o how we learn about the world Cold

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