scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 874
However many will agree with me that globalisation has come to affect nearly every aspect of daily life and has a profound effect on the development of the policies which shape our future lives Globalisation -- perhaps the buzz-word of the nineties -- has come to mean many things to people and our perspective of what it means is largely influenced by how we are affected Some view globalisation as removed from human values - a bloodless enterprise made up of computer blips stock market figures and sales graphs One person I asked joked globalisation meant 1950s lighting My local Loys soft drink deliverer tells of his fears that Schweppes will be swallowed up by Coca Cola and no more discounts will be available to home deliverers like himself He sees that globalisation -- once a buzzword used only by politicians and economists -- could intimately affect his life and his ability to bring up his children People see globalisation like a giant pacman eating up their familiar brands they took pride in They went through the angst of losing the corner store thirty years or so ago now they see they are losing everything that was home grown and familiar in which they had a stake They feel disenfranchised angry and diminished They intend to make someone pay a price for that Theyll take their anger to the ballot box and heaven help the political Party which pleads globalisation as an excuse People are wary of change especially when they are told they have no say in it The most profound change in the workings of international financial trade political and security relations is being passed off as inevitable National governments have facilitated the growth of globalisation through their dedication to the creation of a global level playing field - a concept in which people have as much faith as say Collingwood
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA