The 21st century appears to be marked by the effacement of the east and west. Technology has transcended many aspects of human lives that geographic distance among countries no longer matters.
The internet and media have been instrumental in bridging relationships among people of all nations. Its reach and accessibility have crossed borders and have more closely and independently influenced people.
These communication technologies have expanded and accelerated global connectivity (Tomlinson, 2007, p. 352). Also, international travel has made possible the connections among countries and has facilitated social, cultural, economic and political influences.
Faster and more efficient modes of transportation have provided opportunities for increased exchanges among countries.
Towards increased globalization, interconnections and interdependencies have quickly developed and have become deep as these have become the way of life in the modern world (Tomlinson, 2007, p. 352).
This paper provides the various ways in which the cultural, economic and political factors are interrelated across the world. Continue reading “GLOBALIZATION COLLEGE ESSAY: Globalization: The interrelatedness of cultural, economic and political factors across the world”