Personal Experience of Globalization
This activity will enable you to
- Provide a variety of perspectives on the different dimensions and complexity of globalization.
Before beginning the discussion, please read:
- Report on Main features and experiences of globalization (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
View the following video:
- Globalization or Americanization (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. [Video, 52:48 min]
Then, answer the following questions:
- 1) What does the story of Nike teach us about global commodity chains, and who benefits the most from such chains?
- 2) Provide another example besides Nike about the exploitation of cheap labor and resources in Third World countries by multinational corporations.