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The phenomenon of globalisation facilitates interconnection across geographical and cultural barriers. On the surface, it seems like this is the most favourable path for the evolution of society, yet it can be argued that globalisation is effectively weakening the cultural unity of individual countries through it’s homogenising effects. 469 more words
“Americanisation” is a term that many anime fans will be familiar with. This is the process whereby an anime show or movie is purchased by a US company and heavily edited, its story changed and even its character names altered to make it have more in common with animation produced in the US. 2,370 more words
Communism – an economic system in which the means of production are owned in common and wealth distributed according to need.
Cosmopolitanism – where people or societies are tolerant of other people’s or societies’ ways of life and values; this is one of the positive consequences of globalisation as people increasingly come into contact with other ways of life and make an effort to enter into dialogue with diverse cultures and find ways to ‘live together’. 914 more words