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Global expansion in the information age

big planet, small world

by Thomas J. Howard

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Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Information technology -- Economic aspects.,
  • Technological innovations -- Economic aspects.,
  • International business enterprises.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [230]-232) and index.

    StatementThomas J. Howard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.I55 H69 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 249 p. :
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1118337M
    ISBN 100442019327
    LC Control Number94044554

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    Multiple citizenshipalso called dual citizenship or multiple nationality or dual nationality, is a person's citizenship status, in which a person is concurrently regarded as a citizen of more than one state under the laws of those states. Since the s, aviation has become increasingly affordable to middle classes in developed countries. Key Terms Black Death: A rat-borne and highly contagious disease known as the bubonic plague that swept through Europe in the s, killing about one-third of the population. It later expanded again to include the far northern lands beyond the Baltic and another and dazzling civilization in the Far East the medieval view.

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Musically, this translates into each individual having their own musical identity based on likes and tastes. The first refers to a theory of regional integration originally proposed by Stanley Hoffmann ; the second treats states and the national government as the primary factors for integration.

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Citation Information. This cargo comes from around the world and contains all kinds of goods and products. The African Slave Trade: This map shows the routes that were used in the course of the slave trade and the number of enslaved people who traveled each route.

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The Rise of the Global expansion in the information age book Slave Trade Driven by the desire for raw materials, new trading outlets, and cheap labor, Europeans initiated an extensive slave trade out of West Africa. For example, sushi is available in Germany as well as Japan, but Euro-Disney outdraws the city of Paris, potentially reducing demand for "authentic" French pastry.

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While a great deal of Western history centers on Europeans as the earliest and most advanced explorers of the world, growing evidence suggests extensive transoceanic travel had been well underway long before the European Age of Discovery.

Advances in metallurgy led to the creation of coins; advances in transportation led to the building of roads connecting the major empires of the day; and increased agricultural production meant more food could be trafficked between locales.In this truly global conflict, Imperial Japan’s war on Asia and then the Pacific encompassed a larger geographic area and affected a larger population than the war in Europe and Africa.

Japan, with limited help from her colonies, Formosa and Korea, would overrun and. Until the past two or three decades, world history has been a neglected and often disdained stepchild within the historical profession. Although of ancient lineage--Herodotus, after all, ranged across civilizations and aspired to a global perspective--world history had fallen on hard times by the late nineteenth century.

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