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Defining glocalisation


Distinguish between the terms globalisation and glocalisation

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Defining glocalisation


Distinguish between the terms globalisation and glocalisation

glocalisation

Where the global and local interact to produce hybridised outcomes.

 

globalisation

“The growing interdependence of countries worldwide through the increasing volume and variety of cross-border transactions in goods and services and of international capital flows, and through the more rapid and widespread diffusion of technology” (source: IMF). 

 
 

TASK

  1. Define globalisation and glocalisation
  2. Read pp 211-217 Core Book
  3. Make notes on the reading
  4. Note three examples from the slideshow below
 
 
 
 

essay question

Explain how and why glocalization occurs [10 marks]

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Adoption of globalization


Examine the extent to which commercial activities at a local scale have become globalized. Examine the reasons why the level and rate of adoption varies from place to place.

Adoption of globalization


Examine the extent to which commercial activities at a local scale have become globalized. Examine the reasons why the level and rate of adoption varies from place to place.

 
 

global distribution of starbucks

 
 
 
 

adoption of starbucks in ny

 
 

italians say no to starbucks

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Civil Society Responses


Discuss civil society responses to globalization; the adoption, adaptation (glocalization) or rejection of globalized goods, services and cultural traits.

Civil Society Responses


Discuss civil society responses to globalization; the adoption, adaptation (glocalization) or rejection of globalized goods, services and cultural traits.

card sort

  1. Print, cut and mix the cards above
  2. In groups, organise the cards
  3. Which group do you associate with and why? To what extent do you agree with position on the different topics. Plan a short oral response to share.
 

rejection of globalised goods

kfc & yum! foods

 

mattel

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Local Production


Evaluate the relative costs and benefits of local commercial production to the producer, the consumer and the local economy, compared with the costs and benefits of globalized production.

Local Production


Evaluate the relative costs and benefits of local commercial production to the producer, the consumer and the local economy, compared with the costs and benefits of globalized production.

  1. Read 228-230 HL Global Interactions
  2. Complete the grid above
 

case study

 
 

task

  1. Create a ten minute presentation about this civil society organisation, including:
  • Link to syllabus objective
  • Aims of organisation
  • Video (>3mins)
  • Example of activity in the world linked to objective

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Civil Society Raising Awareness


Describe the role of civil societies in raising awareness of local and global environmental, social and cultural issues 

Civil Society Raising Awareness


Describe the role of civil societies in raising awareness of local and global environmental, social and cultural issues 

 

task

  1. Create a ten minute presentation about this civil society organisation, including:
  • Link to syllabus objective
  • Aims of organisation
  • Video (>3mins)
  • Example of activity in the world linked to objective
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Civil Society Supporting Local


Examine the role of civil societies in supporting local economic activity and strengthening local cultural values. Discuss the position held by anti-globalisation groups.

Civil Society Supporting Local


Examine the role of civil societies in supporting local economic activity and strengthening local cultural values. Discuss the position held by anti-globalisation groups.

 

task

  1. Create a ten minute presentation about this civil society organisation, including:
  • Link to syllabus objective
  • Aims of organisation
  • Video (>3mins)
  • Example of activity in the world linked to objective
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Contemporary Non-Globalised Society


Evaluate the quality of life of a contemporary non-globalized society.

Contemporary Non-Globalised Society


Evaluate the quality of life of a contemporary non-globalized society.

 

meet the amish

Evaluate the Quality of Life of the Amish using the criteria for the Gross National Happiness Index below.

Watch 20 mins of one of the videos and add ideas to the table. Read articles on GATW and add information to your table.

episode 1

 

episode 2

 

episode 3

 

episode 4

 

why money makes you unhappy

Click and read the article above. Describe the relationship between money and happiness. Explain why the Amish record high levels of happiness.