Globalization: Definitions and Drivers

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According to Anthony Giddens, what is the relationship between local happenings and events occurring far away?

They shape each other

How does Steger describe the impact of globalization processes on human consciousness?

People feel that the world has become larger

What marks the central portion of the spatial continuum according to the text?

'National' and 'Regional'

What does the term 'global imaginary' refer to in the context of the text?

Global processes involving human consciousness

How do persistent experiences of global interdependence impact individuals according to the text?

They gradually change individual and collective identities

In what way does globalization impact people's sense of geographical boundaries according to the text?

It collapses distances between places

What is the core aspect of globalization according to Manfred Steger's definition?

Intensification of social relations

What does 'globality' refer to based on the text?

The irrelevance of borders due to global interconnections

Why do journalists and political activists often view globalization as an economic process?

To simplify the concept for the general public

How does the text suggest globalization should be understood?

By considering multiple theories and perspectives

What does the term 'expansion' signify in the context of globalization?

Creation of new social networks

What is the primary focus of Lesson 1 in Module 1 on globalization?

Differentiating between multiple globalizations

How does Arjun Appadurai classify 'scapes'?

Into five different kinds of scapes

What is the difference between globalization and globalism according to the text?

Globalism is a perspective, while globalization is a process

What does 'multiple globalizations' imply as discussed in the text?

It signifies different interpretations of globalization

Which term best describes the concept of 'global flow'?

Financescape

What is one of the key terms used to describe the relationship between globalization and space according to the text?

Technoscape

According to Arjun Appadurai, which of the following is NOT one of the 'scapes' he uses to discuss globalization?

Culturescapes

What core aspect of globalization does Steger argue about?

Shifting Forms of Human Contact

How has technology contributed to making travel easier according to the text?

By introducing faster modes of transportation like airplanes

What effect has the internet had on people's perception of distance?

Decreased it

'Spotify and other music apps exposing one to different music across the world' is an example of which 'scape' of globalization according to Arjun Appadurai?

Mediascapes

'Globality' in Steger's argument refers to:

An interconnected global condition

What is the main focus of the article by Mike Collins on globalization?

The benefits of globalization

According to the Peterson Institute for International Economics, what does globalization refer to?

The interconnectedness of economies through trade, investment, people, and information

What does Peter Vanham's article provide insight into?

A brief history of globalization

What does the term 'scapes' in Social Science's publication on globalization refer to?

Different types of globalization processes like culture, finances, and media

Which of the following is NOT a 'scape' of globalization as mentioned in the text?

Scapegoats

What is the general focus of the Journal of Critical Reviews article on globalization?

A critical analysis of various perspectives on globalization

Test your knowledge on the structures of globalization and the emergence of global economic and political systems. This quiz covers various drivers of globalization, different conceptions of globalization, and personal experiences of globalization.

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