• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

What are the political implications of the globalisation of culture? (Essay Plan)

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Essay Plan 1. Thesis Statement Topic: What are the political implications of the globalisation of culture? For this topic, the main argument in this essay is about the effects of cultural globalisation leading by powerful countries (especially developed capitalism countries and America), upon the developing countries. I will discuss the both side of cultural globalisation affects. For different places, government should protect glocalisation being affected by globalisation. 1. Primary Texts & Secondary Sources Main secondary sources: 1. Book: Frank Schirrmacher, 2011. Payback. Edition. Pantheon. 2. Film: Forrest Gump, 1994. [DVD] Robert Zemeckis, United States: paramount communications company. ...read more.

Middle

It has been noted that Gump follows a very conservative lifestyle. I think the way that he insists his lifestyle leads his success of the whole life. 1. Main Methodological Globalisation involves the period of modernism & post-modernism. Modernity had been a European invention. Post-modernity had mainly been about the rise of American society in world politics. Following the Second World War, America experienced the temporary success of a cultural and political consensus- Supposedly based on liberalism, pluralism and classlessness[1]. When the Berlin wall collapsed Americans believed that every country in the world soon adopts the American way of life. Cultural globalisation brings modern society both positive and negative political implications. Globalisation links local events to global processes. ...read more.

Conclusion

Here I will provide some historical evidence. Meanwhile, culture globalisation changes the lifestyle of most people, makes them easily accepted orders, they become distraction. 1. Structure Of Essay 1. Introduction of the essay: talk about the topic and the issue?s background. 2. Main body: 1. Explanation of culture globalisation 2. Relationship between culture globalisation and capitalism 3. Relationship between culture globalisation and Americanism 4. The effects that culture globalisation has bring to political after the second world war 5. How do oriental countries face to culture globalisation and culture shock? What are the effects for them? 1. Evaluation: to sum up the view that the positive and negative of culture globalisation to political and give describe the importance of protecting the countries? own culture. 2. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our International Baccalaureate Theory of Knowledge section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related International Baccalaureate Theory of Knowledge essays

  1. TOK essay

    evaluating the reliability of each of the ways of knowing: In essence, Peter will have to ascertain the truth by deciding "which way of knowing is more likely than others to lead to the truth." The first way in which Peter can acquire a sense of the potential truth is by listening to his emotions.

  2. TOK essay

    un segundo plano pr�cticamente nulo, aun siendo conciente de que los c�nones greco-romanos efectivamente son m�s precisos y fidedignos frente a la realidad y comprobables proporcionalmente. De esta manera, el ser humano selecciona el conocimiento que le es m�s importante seg�n su realidad y el fin al que pretende llegar;

  1. TOK essay

    and tried to find solutions to how things work in our world. And like many scientists, he too had a 'eureka' moment when he was thinking about a way to disprove Newtonian and Maxwellian theories as they contradict each other.

  2. TOK Essay

    Whether the qualitative evidence is the cause of the quantitative evidence, or the other way around, we cannot be sure. What is certain is that the use of both quantitative and qualitative evidence can make the knowledge claim "There are many types of behavior" more valid in that it is more useful to the progression of humankind.

  1. TOK essay topic 5

    Scientific psychology has one immense drawback, that of being non-emotive. Stuart Sutherland wrote in the International Dictionary of Psychology "Consciousness is a fascinating but elusive phenomenon; it is impossible to specify what it is, what it does, or why it evolved.

  2. TOK essay

    Without language people are weak. How much could they know about what is going on around them or just what is going on in the world if people had no language or no means with communicating with each other? May be tomorrow someone will open the tenth planet and what I thought I knew turned out to be false.

  1. We want to investigate on whether the development of computer technology brings more positive ...

    Some people may argue that the function actually give users more privacy, more chances of being tagged and discover what photos with their faces shown is posted on Facebook. However, compared to giving your facial features and information to the Facebook system, the latter is more destructive.

  2. TOK Essay on "The Matrix".

    I would find the truth therefore. We all grow older believing that there is a greater purpose to our lives. Plato?s Allegory to the Cave discusses enlightenment, where the prisoner is freed and permitted to stand up after being chained for so long. As the puppets, which are producing the image of the shadow are discovered, the prisoner would have difficulty believing the reality.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work