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Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2012-13 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2012-13 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SOC 901 - Introduction to Globalization: An Honors Seminar


This interdisciplinary course examines the social, economic, cultural, political, and historical dimensions of globalization and analyzes the variety of ways that economic, political, and cultural arrangements are organized in an interdependent world. It will also examine theories of globalization, the rise of the global economy and of transnational capitalism, transnational classes and states, political globalization, global culture and ideology, transnational social movements/global civil society, transnational migration, the new global labor market, race, ethnicity and gender within the context of globalizaiton, local-global linkages and patterns of resistance to globalization.

Prerequisite(s): 12 credits with a GPA of 3.2 and B or better in ENG 101 or by permission of instructor(s)

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