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StuDocu is not sponsored or endorsed by any college or university Midterm Study Notes Global Citizenship: From Social Analysis to Social Action (Centennial College) Downloaded by Hamdi Ahmed ([email protected]) lOMoARcPSD|7481039
Midterm Study Notes TRUE/FALSE + MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS Note: There will be true/false and/or multiple choice questions that will be based on the concepts listed below. So, you will want to study each concept and understand it as well as possible. All of the concepts below can be found in chapters 1-5 in our text. NOTE: You can search for each concept below by referring to the index at the end of the textbook – once you find the concept (word or phrase) in the index, then all you have to do is go to the corresponding page listed in the index and read up on the concept. “Race to the bottom” -a phrase that has become popular in recent political discourse -it represents a global movement toward strengthening market economies at the expense of disempowered workers and impoverished communities United Nations’ Universal Declaration of Human Rights -founded in 1945, following devastation of world war ii, provides an example of trying to legitimize the ideals embodied by the values of global citizenship -key principles -everyone has the right to life, liberty and security of person -no one shall be held in slavery or servitude; slavery and the slave trade shall be prohibited in all their forms -no one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman, or degrading punishment Globalization – two or more questions based on this concept -the increasing integration of world economies, trade, products, ideas, norms, and cultures in many ways the affect all humanity as members of the global community -process by which the experience of everyday life, marked by diffusion of commodities and ideas, is becoming standardized around the world -factors that have contributed -increasingly sophisticated communications and transportation technologies and services, mass migration and the movement of peoples -globalization offers huge potential profits to companies and nations but has been complicated by widely differing expectations, standards of living, cultures and values, and legal system, and unexpected global cause-and-effect linkages Social analysis – two or more questions based on this concept -a critical methodology that helps us to question and analyze assumptions about society -practice of mindfulness -is linked to social change Conducting social analysis Downloaded by Hamdi Ahmed ([email protected]) lOMoARcPSD|7481039
-use the triangle model (individual, structures, ideologies) -consider critical thinking questions as you gather information to analyze the social problems and solutions presented by the filmmakers.

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