Globalization and Change

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HS 3120

This course attempts to discuss the varied definition of Globalization, issues relating to globalization and its impact on different dimension in society. The role of different agencies involved in the process of globalization will also be addressed.Nature and dynamics of globalization – Definition, Modernisation and Globalization – Global – Local dichotomy – Agencies of globalization – Communication technologies, Media, Market (Nation, State and NGO’s) – Globalization Trade & Economy – Multinational Corporation
International Agencies & Finance – Globalization and Culture – Cultural homogenization, hegemony and dominance – Diasporic Communities, ethnic consciousness, transnational ethnic and religious movements, Global Tourism – Globalization and Language – Consequences of Globalization – Discontents and Differential – Perception

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