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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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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2012 for the course EAST ASIA 245 taught by Professor Dietrichtschanz during the Spring '12 term at Rutgers.
- Spring '12