Discuss globalization and diffusion.

Discuss globalization and diffusion.

 3.3 Ideas and material goods spread wherever people travel or send their goods to market.  Globalization was well described by Karl Marx as the logical outcome of capitalism, even he did not see it as all bad because capitalism brings many real benefits through better products and a more comfortable life.  The main problems of globalization have to do with power and inequality.  As you saw in “Guns, Germs and Steel” those that have the modern advantages often use them to oppress those who do not.


Discuss globalization and diffusion.


Pages 46-48   Remember to take notes using the note feature of Angel
Key Terms  
Slides Diffusion
Evaluation  Quiz 3.3
Additional resources none


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