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Chapter 36

Chapter 36


Global Interdependence
1960-Present


Science and Technology
Advances in science and technology have changed the lives of people around the globe. People today eat better, and live longer, healthier, and more comfotable lives. Improved communication and transportation have allowed goods and ideas to move rapidly. Science has even reached out to new horizons in space.

Cultural Interaction
New inventions and innovations have brought the nations of the world closer and exposed people to the ideas and habits of the other cultures. Cultures are now bleding ideas, customs, and habits. The people of the world have developed a greater sense of being a part of a larger global culture.

Economics
Since World War II, nations have worked to expand trade and commerce in world markets. Changes in transportation and technology along with the establishing of multinational companies have blurred national boundaries and created a global market.



OUTLINE


  1. Science and Technology Shape Human Outlook

    1. Probing the Solar System and Beyond
    2. Expanding Global Communications
    3. Transforming Human Life

  2. Global Economic Development

    1. Technology Revolutionizes the World's Economy
    2. The Growth of Japan and the Pacific Rim
    3. Growth in World Trade
    4. Challenges Facing Less-Developed Nations
    5. Impacts of Economic Development

  3. Global Security Issues

    1. Nations Pursue Collective Security
    2. Ethnic and Religious Conflicts Disrupt Peace
    3. Promoting Human Rights Worldwide
    4. Global Movement of People

  4. Cultures Blend in a Global Age

    1. The Sharing of Cultures Accelerates
    2. World Culture Blends Many Influences
    3. Furtue Challenges and Hopes

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