soc 101- notes 7- Fall 2013

Todaythereismoreemphasisontheeconomicdimension

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Unformatted text preview: empires were attempts at “globalization,” but failed to move beyond regional control! Today, there is more emphasis on the economic dimension of globalization, and less on the military dimension (as was the case with previous empires). Colonialism vs. post­colonialism? In the 19th century, colonialism was the direct control of one territory by a Western nation­state. This was achieved through direct military intervention. Post­colonialism is different because developing nations are technically “free” fr...
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2014 for the course SOC 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Glendale Community College.

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