Reflective Discussion: Globalization
What is globalization and what does it mean to each one of us individually? What about on a societal level or on the environment as a whole?
In this discussion, you will consider the give-and-take relationship of globalization on the societies of the world and on the environment while looking at this topic using the three main sociological perspectives.
For your initial response, choose one of the following prompts:
(a) Use the three main sociological perspectives to analyze environmental conservation. As you do so, consider the following:
What items that you frequently use do you think have the greatest negative impact on the environment?
How does this relate to globalization?
Do you think this differs across societies? How?
(b) Use the three main sociological perspectives to analyze globalization and the environment. As you do so, consider the following:
Is globalization good or bad for the environment? For the people? Why or why not?
How has globalization changed over the years?
Your initial post should be 400 words in length and integrate at least one scholarly source to back up your stance on the topic. You must post your initial response before you can respond to your peers.
Respond to two of your peers. Each reply needs to be at least 150 words in length and add depth to the conversation.