Ch1 – History-1.pptx
RA 1: Globalization: Chapter one (20 points)
Define Globalization? Is the current era unique in terms of globalization? What factors contribute to or detract from this uniqueness?
How do global studies differ from international studies?
What were the two ways that early scholars of globalization thought “globally”?
What is the difference between globalization, globality, and globalism?
In what way are anti-modernists like Osama bin Laden inextricably tied to processes of globalization?
Listen to this NPR segment on how changes in telecommunication have revolutionized trading on Wall Street, How High-Frequency Trading; discuss the significance of space and technology in the global economy.