Unformatted text preview: 1. Globalization • Set of social processes (change, transformation) • NOT a single process, but a multidimensional process • Operation that interacts as a WHOLE • Social dynamics of globalization are intricate and sometimes contradictory 2. Globality • Social condition that makes boundaries irrelevant (future oriented) 3. Global imaginary • consciousness of belonging to a global community • awareness of being connected in various ways 4. Five qualities and characteristics of Globalization: • Movement toward greater integration • Creation of new, multiplication of the existing • Expansion and stretching of social relations (financial markets) • Intensification & acceleration of social exchanges (satellites) • Transformation of human consciousness...
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