Living in a Globalizing World: Student Book by Pamela Perry-GlobaLiving in a Globalizing World: Student Book by Pamela Perry-Globa

Living in a Globalizing World: Student Book

byPamela Perry-Globa, Peter Weeks, Victor Zelinski

Hardcover | May 3, 2007

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Living in a Globalizing World explores the origins of globalization, the implications of economic globalization and the impact of globalization on lands, cultures, human rights and quality of life. Using an inquiry model of analysis and a engaging, varied and accessible presentation ofcontent, Living in a Globalizing World encourages students to be aware of their capability to effect changes in their communities, in Canada's pluralistic society and the world. Components include a Student Text, a Teacher's Resource and an Online Resource Centre.
Pamela Perry-Globa is a well known Alberta educator. She is also the author of the Teacher's Resource for Facing the Future and a co-author of Twentieth Century Viewpoints, 2e.
Title:Living in a Globalizing World: Student BookFormat:HardcoverDimensions:384 pages, 10 × 9.25 × 1 inPublished:May 3, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195424670

ISBN - 13:9780195424676

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Table of Contents

IntroductionUnit One: Relationships Between Globalization, Identity and Culture1. Expressing Culture and Identity2. Technologies' Influences: Media and Communications3. American Popular Culture4. Global Opportunities5. Global Challenges to Cultures and Identities6. Canadian Promotion of Cultures and LanguagesUnit Two: European Imperialism and Historical Globalization7. Cultural Contact and Interchange of Ideas8. Nineteenth Century European Imperialism9. Historical Globalization and Imperialism10. Legacies of Imperialism11. Consequences of Imperialism12. Redressing ImperialismUnit Three: Economic and Environmental Implications and Consequences of Globalization13. Continuing Economic Impacts14. Economic Globalization15. People and Their Environments16. Environmental Impacts of Globalization17. Challenges and Opportunities of Economic Globalization18. Global Sustainability and ProsperityUnit Four: Quality of Life Issues in a Globalizing World19. Understanding Quality of Life20. Children and Youth of the World21. Women of the World22. Human Rights in a Globalizing World23. Communities in a Globalizing World24. Global Opportunities and Challenges25. Responsibilities in a Globalizing World26. Quality of Life: Global Opportunities and Challenges