PHIL215 Lecture Notes - Hegemony, Arena, Naomi Klein

61 views3 pages
9 Dec 2012
Department
Course
Professor

For unlimited access to Class Notes, a Class+ subscription is required.

Note! The lectures link page has migrated to: http://goo.gl/8zMkq http://sampsonchen.com/
2012/09/13/phil-215-lecture-notes-uwaterloo-fall-2012-professor-brian-orend/
PHIL 215
Lecture #11
Today: Globalization & International Business
1. Documentary: “No Logo”
2. Pros & Cons of Globalization
3. Effects of Multinational Corporations
4. Cultural / Moral Disagreements in International Business
Video: “No Logo”
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8859syeumXw
Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No_Logo
Naomi Klein: http://www.naomiklein.org/no-logo
Mickey Mouse Goes to Haiti:
- Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6_OXhtgHBxk
- Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8zcwniS3Es
“*Cocooning”:
- “North American” Marketing Strategy
- Consumer is King
- No other connections
- No compromise neighbours
- Suburbia Car Culture
Globalization:
Increasing widening & deepening of interconnections between national economies, especially
since of WWII (1945), but especially since end of Cold War (1991). Interconnectintion
economically (trade, especially), but also culturally & socially.
Historical Note:
Unlock document

This preview shows page 1 of the document.
Unlock all 3 pages and 3 million more documents.

Already have an account? Log in

Get access

Grade+
$10 USD/m
Billed $120 USD annually
Homework Help
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
40 Verified Answers
Study Guides
1 Booster Class
Class+
$8 USD/m
Billed $96 USD annually
Homework Help
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
30 Verified Answers
Study Guides
1 Booster Class