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Political Science: Global Issues 2401 Week 1 Chapter 1: Exploring Global Issues Transnational issues that cross political boundaries, they affect individuals in more countries. Issues that do not cross boundaries may still affect individuals throughout the world. Is the world shrinking? Globalization the intensification of economic, political, social and cultural relations across borders. Subnational groups (those within nations) Effects of Globalization Advantages Disadvantage Political Weakens power of Unwanted external influence authoritarian government. difficult to keep out. Economic Jobs, capital, more choices Exploitation, only benefits a for consumers few; gap between the rich and the poor Cultural Others exposed to other Cultural Imperialism cultures Interstate = war between countries, Intrastate = war within country Chapter 2: Global Security: Old Issues, New Realities Human Security approach that involves addressing how people are affected by issues such as poverty, human rights abuses and environmental degradation. Global Security – constitutes efforts by countries of the world to reduce conflict as well as promote individual prosperity.