QUESTIONS FOR ESSAYS AND
|1. ||Discuss differences and similarities between contemporary globalization and the
colonial world-system of the nineteenth century.|
|2. ||In what sense does the author claim that the post-Cold War world entails a new
phase of globalization? Do you agree?|
|3. ||How can identity politics be said to be an outcome of globalization?|
|4. ||What is the difference between globalization and Westernization?|
|5. ||What is meant by 'glocalization?|
|1. ||In which ways does disembedding occur as deterritorialization? Give some
examples and discuss the consequences.|
|2. ||Mention three main forms of deterritorialization that are integral to modernity,
and indicate how they are necessary conditions for contemporary globalization.|
|3. ||In what way does the author see musical notation as connected to globalization?
Do you agree?|
|4. ||How can nationalism be said to be a product of the same forces that are shaping
|5. ||What are some of the main differences between contemporary globalization and
the modernity of the nation-state?|
|1. ||Describe some personal, political, cultural and economic consequences of the
telegraph for transnational communication in the nineteenth century.|
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Book title: Globalization: The Key Concepts.
Contributors: Thomas Hylland Eriksen - Author.
Place of publication: New York.
Publication year: 2007.
Page number: 155.
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