Structures of Globalization .2 Quiz

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What does the text state is a key characteristic of globalization?

Globalization is a complex phenomenon that occurs at multiple levels.

Which disciplines can help explain globalization?

Economics, politics, culture, ideology, environment, and technology.

What does Manfred Steger's definition of globalization emphasize?

The expansion and intensification of social relations and consciousness across world time and world space.

What is an example of the expansion of globalization provided in the text?

The networks of the automobile industry in Southeast Asia.

What is an example of the intensification of globalization provided in the text?

The disruption to Honda's global production and sales due to a flood in Bangkok.

What is the primary focus of the text?

The interdisciplinary nature of understanding globalization.

What is the central idea behind Arjun Appadurai's concept of 'scapes' in relation to globalization?

Globalization is a multidimensional phenomenon with intersecting dimensions

Which of the following 'scapes' proposed by Appadurai refers to the global circulation of money and financial assets?

Financescape

What is the key question we should ask about globalization, beyond just 'what is globalization?'

What is being globalized?

Which of the following is NOT identified as one of the 'scapes' in Appadurai's framework for understanding globalization?

Tradescape

What is the central argument made in the text about the nature of globalization?

Globalization is a multidimensional phenomenon with intersecting flows and movements

What are some of the key aspects of globalization that are being 'globalized'?

All of the above

Test your knowledge on contemporary drivers of globalization, the emergence of economic and political systems, and the various impacts of globalization on different individuals. Explore the complexities and uneven effects of globalization on people worldwide.

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