SOCI2P99 lecture 1 Globalization
Globalization: David Held
o Globalization is characterized by homogenization of the economy and culture;
increased connectedness; unregulated capitalism; emphasized the global power of
o Centralization of power in
SOCI2P99 Lecture 2 - Global Crisis
Crisis has become a sociological category.
Since 1968 the system has been living in Crisis. (Culturally, Socially, Environmentally. all forms of crisis)
increase of oil price oil crisis
Neoliberal Political Ecology
What is the ecological crisis
The ecological crisis is a crisis of society.
Evidence: effects of green house emissions, global warming, oceans rising and
hurricanes, higher temperatures, toxic chemicals, soi