What is globalization and culture? What effect or impact has globalization had on culture? Globalization is the inclination of speculation assets and organizations to move past local and national markets to different markets the world over, subsequently expanding the interconnection of the world. Globalization has had the impact of particularly expanding worldwide exchange and social trade. Also, because of globalization international business grown, improved and removed a lot of obstacles when interacting with international markets.
Globalisation is a process of interaction and integration between people of different nations, so that the world becomes more interconnected and interdependent. This process leads to the exchange of world views, products, and ideas across nations. Hence, it has a huge influence in many aspects of our lives, one of it being our culture. According to the Oxford Dictionary, ‘culture’ is defined as the ideas, customs, and social behaviour of a particular people or society. It has evolved and changed positively and negatively since the start of humankind and globalisation is one of its factors.
Globalization is the process of the world interconnecting, and as a result of that the boundaries between countries decreases. Gender equality has changed because of the diffusing force of globalization. Gender equality is being aware of the rights and opportunities of both the male and female gender and applying these rights in the community. This essay will discuss the reasons to why globalization has a positive effect on gender equality in terms of cultural norms, education and legislation, and how that changed gender roles, stereotypes and expectations. Globalization has influenced cultural norms, beliefs and values, which made countries develop more egalitarian views (The World Bank, 2011, p. 267).
We can still say that not everyone really celebrates the traditions, but at least we are empathetic about the people who celebrate them, which makes understanding between people of other cultures and our own better. So this allows culture to be more freely practiced. Therefore, globalisation does have positive impacts on culture because it allows people to exchange commodities and ideas creating a progressive society in terms of culture. In conclusion, globalisation impacts culture negatively because it brings down people’s self-identity by excluding minority cultures and it brings upon loss of individualism as creativity can no longer be supported by familiar cultures. Yet, globalisation allows information to be exchanged regardless of cultural backgrounds as globalisation brings awareness of other cultures and our
The effects of globalization in a global community Ferbryan Cliff Pelleng (016201400060) Globalization is a process of interaction and integration among the people, companies, and governments of different nations, a process driven by international trade and investment and aided by information technology. This process has effects on the environment, on culture, on political systems, on economic development and prosperity, education and on human physical well-being in societies and communities around the world Community itself is a group of people who share not just living space but also ideas, belief, goods, and solutions to a common global issue. But in a wider perspective, a global community consist of the people or nations of the world, considered as being closely connected by modern telecommunications and as being economically, socially, and politically interdependent. How a Globalization creates a community of a global citizens? And what’s is the effects of Globalization on our local community?
Chinese culture is an independent culture system with its own national characteristics. As far as I know, Chinese culture has been injected lots of fresh energy, such as the new styles of wedding, kinds of western festivals are being more popular and so on. Globalization makes the whole world become much closer, which creates a good condition for Chinese culture to bring in and use the essence of all kinds of culture for reference. At the same time, China has also been eager to participate in the international community in various manners to strengthen its international standing and portray itself as a peaceful rising power. ( Lee, F. F., Zhou, H., Chin-chuan, L., Wan-Ying, L., & Yao, M. 2009) Second, globalization makes it possible for Chinese culture to be melted in the global culture.
Globalization has affected countries in numerous ways; Socially, economically, and politically. The ways that globalization has done so is typically looked at it a harmful way. People have the idea in their head that globalization negatively impacts their surroundings and has the potential of creating conflict, but when looking
Introduction When looking at the composition of the world over the past years, it is not hard to see that the world is becoming increasingly interconnected. Globalization is such a commonly used term in the twentieth century. It simply means that the world has become integrated economically, socially, politically and culturally through the advances of technology, transportation and communication. It is undeniable that globalization has resulted to a change of society which must be addressed accordingly. Effect of Electronic Media Movies are important and relevant in terms of globalization.
In the discussion about the issue: “Does globalization threaten cultural diversity?”, I am more likely to believe that the diversity of the world’s cultures is not endangered by the process of globalization. It cannot be denied that globalization has some bad effects on the variety of cultures in the world, it will not put these cultures at the extinction risk because besides the bad things, globalization does helps develop the cultural diversity and all cultures are different from each other by their main cores and people have strong belief in them. First of all, according to Tomlinson: “Far from being the fragile ﬂower that globalization tramples, identity is seen here as the up surging power of local culture that offers (albeit multi-form,
The process of globalization has made nation-states and peoples of the world increasingly interdependent and integrated. There is positive and negatives for social, economic and environmental dimensions in this process. On one hand the increased integration and interdependence reduces the chances of conflict and war between states. This is has been proven by a study done by John. R. Oneal and Bruce Russett (2009:20) from the universities of Alabama and Yale.