Philosophical challenges and opportunities of globalization

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Council for Research in Values and Philosophy , Washington, DC
Internationalism -- Congresses., Philosophy and civilization -- Congre
Statementedited by Oliva Blanchette, Tomonobu Imamichi, George F. McLean.
GenreCongresses.
SeriesCultural heritage and contemporary change -- vol. 19
ContributionsBlanchette, Oliva., Imamichi, Tomonobu, 1922-, McLean, George F.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB59 .P55 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (iv, 490 p.) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22617276M
ISBN 101565181298

Philosophical challenges and opportunities of globalization / edited by Oliva Blanchetter, Tomonobu Imamichi, George F. McLean. — (Cultural heritage and contemporary change. Series I. Culture and values.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 2 volumes (iv, pages) ; 23 cm.

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The official definition of “globalization” is the process by which businesses or other organizations develop international influence or start operating on an international scale. Globalization is a term used to describe how countries, people and businesses around the world are becoming more interconnected, as forces like technology, transportation, media, and global finance make it easier for goods, services, ideas and people to cross traditional borders and boundaries.

Globalization offers both benefits and challenges. Challenges of Globalization Globalization poses four major challenges that will have to be addressed by governments, civil society, and other policy actors. One is to ensure that the benefits of globalization extend to all countries.

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Description Against the backdrop of demonstrations in Seattle, Porto Alegre and Genoa and within the context of growing resistances to free trade and the current global trends, Global Tensions takes a close look at the challenges posed by the processes of globalization.

Engaging vignettes and case studies from around the world bring the topics to life. The book argues that despite policy reforms and a rhetoric of equality, women still have unique experiences from men both at work and at home.

Women, Work, and Globalization explores: Key issues surrounding work and families from a global cross-cultural perspective. As globalisation gains momentum, international migration continues to divide opinion and polarise policy makers, politicians, and advocates.

This polarisation has been reflected in research and publications, with pro-globalisation being pitched against anti-globalisation on the one hand, and an explosion of research on migration on the other. The book which includes a foreword by HRH The Prince of Wales, is divided into three parts, with contributions loosely grouped according to the essays’subjects and the authors’ backgrounds.

Part One lays out the analytical framework for the volume’s main themes, and Part Two explores the challenges, opportunities, and. This book analyzes contemporary issues relating to energy, environment, and globalization in the Indian context.

As a signatory to the Paris climate accord, India has reiterated its commitment to taking strong and positive steps toward climate change mitigation.

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This book is licensed under a Creative Commons by-nc-sa license. Globalization has expanded economic opportunities throughout the world, but it has also left many people feeling dispossessed, disenfranchised, and angry. Luís Catão and Maurice Obstfeld bring together some of today’s top economists to assess the benefits, costs, and daunting policy challenges of globalization.

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Diversity Management, Challenges and Opportunities in Multicultural Organizations Patrick A. Edewor, Covenant University, Nigeria Yetunde A. Aluko, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Nigeria Abstract: ll1e imperativeness ofthe multicultural olXwlization, with a diverse workfurce, in thef(lce ofglobalization is in­ creasing(y being emphasized.

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By drawing attention to double exposure, the book shows how integrated responses to global environmental change and globalization can create new types of synergies that promote sustainability and enhance human security.

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9. Globalization could create more employment opportunities. With fewer barriers to the import/export market, the cost of producing goods or offering services would decline without affecting the profit margins of companies.

Consumers would benefit from the lower prices, consume more, and create additional job opportunities around the world.