• Globalisation Is Westernisation
    Globalisation is Westernisation Globalisation is Westernisation, and aspects of ‘the West’ can be found all around the world today – from the consumer culture of Western capitalism (with cultural icons such as McDonald’s, Coca-Cola, Levi Jeans and Starbucks), the spread of European languages (such...
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  • Tomlinson, J. (2004) Critiques the View That Global Integration Is Leading to Cultural Homogenization. Identify the Differing Positions in This Debate About Cultural Globalization and, Using Examples, Justify Your Own
    Tomlinson puts forward in his critique, I want to look at and analyse the different positions he presents when considering a globalised culture, “a single, unified culture encompassing the whole world” Tomlinson (2004a pg 22). He commences by moving away from the “utopian global visions”(2004b pg22) of cultural...
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  • Globalization
    the impact of globalisation on the population and finally determine whether this is a positive or negative impact. There are five different aspects that I have chosen in order to define the phenomenon of globalisation. They are internationalisation, liberalisation, universilisation, westernisation, and...
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  • Westernization
    Westernisation of India I am still stumped as to what the problem is with attributing part of the cause of the Indian Mutiny to the tensions caused by "British attempts to Westernise India". The cited source (Olson's Historical Dictionary of the B.E.) says: "The (rebellion) reflected cumulative tensions...
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  • Staement of the Problem Eg
    Statement of the problem Research on the impact of Daily soaps and reality shows on the Indian society II. Objective: The main aim of my research is: * To find out the impact of daily soaps and reality shows on the Indian society * To find out the impact of daily soaps and reality shows viewers...
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  • 'to Many Outside Europe and North America, Globalization Looks Like Westernization’. Is This the Case in Cultural Terms?
    contemporary society spanning politics, economics, industry, business, technology and culture, but what exactly is it and how does it impact our world? It has been argued that modern globalization is no more than westernisation, but is this true? In this essay we will look at three separate theories of globalization:...
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  • Westernisation
    Westernisation in India Industrialization, globalization and now westernization India is none the less in any of these fields. In 16th century industrialization was adjoined by India in 20th century the policy of globalization was also adopted in India and in the 21st century the trend of westernization...
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  • Western Culture Degradation or Enrichment?
    western culture adopted by india fair or not? Favour (Good) * culture is nt any hard n fast rule,,changes r law of nature,,so if indian want to adopt sm good things of western ,,so its totally acceptable.. * western culture has various practices n knowledge which r very important to update...
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  • Assess the Sociological Explanations of the Relationship Between Globalisation and Religion.
    rapid economic growth and has seen India become a more important player in the world political stage. It has brought prosperity to some, notably the Indian middle class. Nanda shows that 85% of India is Hindu and this is where globalisation has taken place. Globalisation has created a huge and prosperous...
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  • The Effect of Western Civilization and Culture in Africa
    Afro Asian Journal of Social Sciences Volume 1, No. 1 Quarter I V 2010 ISSN 2229 – 5313 THE EFFECTS OF WESTERN CIVILISATION AND CULTURE ON AFRICA Dare Arowolo (Lecturer, Dept. of Political Science & Public Administration, Adekunle Ajasin University, Nigeria) ABSTRACT The central argument of...
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  • Expressions
    India, Culture and society IPRI Conference on India, Rio de Janeiro, 28th of August 2008 Marie-Caroline Saglio-Yatzimirsky[1] India is so diverse, with so many different ethnic, religious and linguistic communities, that it is hardly possible to speak of its culture and society, better...
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  • Westernisation
    Indian Culture, which is one of the oldest & richest cultures, is now days posing a serious threat as western culture is establishing its strong base in India and slowly and gradually wiping the Indian culture. It had already made its presence in Metro’s & now slowly heading towards other parts of India...
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  • Indian Culture
    INDIAN CULTURE Have you ever thought of the amazing progress we, as human beings, have made in various spheres of life, be it language, literature, art and architecture, science or religion? Have you ever wondered how all this has been possible? This happened because, we did not have to make a fresh...
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  • The Important Essay
    into 8 broad topics. Topic [bracket shows # of questions asked so far] 1.    Economy (India vs Bharat theme) [12] 2.    Education [11] 3.    Culture [18] 4.    International issues [13] 5.    Philosophy [15] 6.    Polity & Administration [27] 7.    Technology [6] 8.    Women empowerment...
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  • Communalism and Politics in India
    Politics in India | Text of the lectureI would like to put before you some propositions to explain the phenomena called ‘communalism’ and its impact on security. First of all, I would like to state that security is also a ‘state of mind’. As far as the issue of communalism is concerned, it would...
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  • Public Relations
    finally we likewise need to define and examine the influence and limits of western media to discern its relative power within the broader pattern of westernisation which has been discernible across the globe. Herbert Schiller defined the cultural imperialism phenomenon as the way in which major multinational...
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  • Media
    Brand Failure - Concepts And Causes Considering the proliferation of brands in the Indian context and the failure rates brands have, it will be of interest to see why brands fail. Since brand failure is a widely prevalent phenomenon the reasons for the sane night be very many, Explanations available...
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  • changing social structure and mobility
    FEATURES OF INDIAN SOCIETY PART II FAMILY, MARRIAGE 15 PART III RELIGIONS, CASTE AND CLASS IN INDIA 38 PART IV EDUCATION AND ECONOMY IN INDIAN SOCIETY 73 PART 1: FEATURES OF INDIAN SOCIETY ...
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  • Ncert Class 12 Sociology
    present course. Our focus will be on the nature and extent of social change in contemporary Indian society. The study of social change in India is important for several reasons. It tells us how contemporary Indian society is transforming from a traditional society to a modern developed society. It shows...
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  • When a Country Develops Its Technology
    their traditional knowledge to survive. There is a possibility that it is pointless to keep them alive, this is due to the fact of globalisation, westernisation and the role of families are changing. However it is good to keep some elements of the customary ways of living, to preserve our ancestry. This...
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