Essays on Global

The Global Village

Plus if conglomerates have much control of many mediums across the world then it can help to create what Marshall McLuhan called “The Global Village” (Marris and Thornham 1999:98). This would mean faster and easy access to media products and services without regards to where […]

Global consequences

The unions need to use education to assist in getting the message out to marginally employed workers at an industry-wide level. If a strong leadership for those workers in franchised or small business emerged they should be given the resources to start the unionization process […]

Global communications

The Inter-Nationalist view of the importance of globalization is that it is greatly exaggerated. Theirs is a sceptical view, essentially agency-based, which maintains that the nation-state remains the defining factor that determines culture and remains powerful. Moreover, in using history to support its argument, it […]

Global inequality

Global inequality is clearly not decreasing in all areas. The historical movement from traditional societies to modern ones and the part played by globalisation in speeding up the movement begun by the modernisation process is referred to as ‘Time-space distanciation’ by Giddens (1991) and ‘Time- […]

Response Of The Global Community

The foreign policy of the United States makes the Arab countries in the Middle East more isolated and less dependent to the economic sanctions of the latter. Economists from these countries are discouraging the use of US dollar as the response to the growing deterioration […]

Global domination

At the present, the western world is always regarded as an influential society to the global community. Most of their actions in the most significant aspects such as economy, military, politics and others are always critically monitored as their actions and views regarding global issues […]

Global Governance

Considering the ongoing analysis, globalisation does not just involve intensification of world interdependence precipitated by technological advancement and market forces. Rather, it is a global view shaped by capitalistic and hegemonic power that seeks to establish a global system in harmony with the interests of […]

Global Perspective

Work produced by an individual is essentially the incendiary agent that sparks, perpetuates, and accelerates the churning wheels of capitalism. Alongside money, they create a formidable pair that sustains present-day society’s economic structure. Authors Michael Zweig and Juliet Schor offered remarkable viewpoints in their books […]

Global air travel

Per capita private consumption has increased steadily in OECD countries over the last two decades, and is expected to continue to follow GDP growth in the period to 2020. Product and technological innovations have reduced the energy and material intensity of many consumer goods. However, […]

Global concern today

Decreasing population growth rates and increasing longevity have resulted in a growing population of the elderly the world over. Caring for the steadily growing aging population is a global concern today. In the words of United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan (2002): We are in the […]