Perspectives on Globalization: Student Book by Pamela Perry-GlobaPerspectives on Globalization: Student Book by Pamela Perry-Globa

Perspectives on Globalization: Student Book

byPamela Perry-Globa, Peter Weeks, Victor Zelinski

Hardcover | March 21, 2007

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Perspectives on Globalization 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 an engaging and varied presentation of content, thistext encourages students to be aware of their capability to effect changes in their communities, Canada's pluralistic society, and the world. Components include Student Text, Teacher's Resource, and Online Resource Centre.French version Regards sur la Mondialisation available. Please contact Cheneliere Education ( for details.
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:Perspectives on Globalization: Student BookFormat:HardcoverDimensions:448 pages, 10 × 8.75 × 1 inPublished:March 21, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195424654

ISBN - 13:9780195424652

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Table of Contents

IntroductionUnit One: Relationships Between Globalization, Identity and Culture1. Identity and Culture in a Globalizing World2. Impacts of Media and Communication Technologies3. Global Opportunities4. Global Challenges5. Promoting and Retaining Identity and CultureUnit Two: European Imperialism and Historical Globalization6. Nineteenth Century Imperrialism7. Historical Globalization and Imperialism8. Cultural Csontact and Interchange of Ideas9. Addressing Consequences of Imperialism10. Historical Legislation and Contemporary IssuesUnit Three: Economic and Environmental Implications and Consequences of Globalization11. Economic Globalization12. Transnational Corporations13. People and Environments: Sustainability and Prosperity14. Impacts on Environments15. Opportunities and Challenges of Economic GlobalizationUnit Four: Quality of Life Issues in a Globalizing World16. Children, Youth and Women17. Impacts on Communities18. Individuals and Groups: Opportunities, Challenges and Responsibilities19. Human Rights and Quality of Life IssuesEpilogueGlossaryIndex