Types of globalisation

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Cultural globalisation

Initially this was the impact of western culture, art, media, sport, and leisure pursuits on the rest of the world.  This is now a multidirectional process, as cultural aspects move all over the globe through the Internet and migration.

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Economic globalisation

 The growth and spread of Trans National Corporations, the rise of NICs, the rise of global economic institutions like the IMF and World Bank.

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Environmental globalisation

Involves realisation that global environmental threats require global solutions.

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Demographic globalisation

Results from increasing migration and mixing of populations.

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Political globalisation

Institutions like the United Nations, regional trading blocs and particularly the influence of western democracies and their influence on poor countries.

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