Perspectives on Globalization
Globalization What is globalization? To what extent should we embrace it? What is your personal experience with globalization?
Points of View and Perspectives POINT OF VIEW: Speaking about what you know to be true based on individual identity (Different people have different points of view because they have different experiences of the world) PERSPECTIVE: Speaking about what you know to be true based on your collective identity (cultural group, faith, age, etc…)
Pluralism Pluralistic Society: Our history has helped us to learn to value the many different perspectives of the many groups of people within our society. We respect and value what individuals have to say both from their individual points of view as well as their collective prospectives. http: //liveincalgary. com/overview/calgaryfacts/demographics/population-by-ethnic-origin
Globalization Definition Globalization: the process of becoming more globally interconnected (pg. 6 of textbook). It is the building of ties within and among the peoples of the world. It is also the process of making our world more INTER-dependent; the growing of mutual dependence among people, SOCIALLY, ECONOMICALLY and POLITICALLY
Examples of Globalization
Page 2: Assignment Please copy the bubble chart on page 2. If you have any additional questions or thoughts regarding globalization, please add them! Please write a 1 page report discussing how globalization affects you as a person. This is simply an opinion piece, but be ready to share your responses!