artilce for essay
Global culture can be viewed either through the lens of convergence or hybridization.” Agree/ disagree and use evidence from the journal article to support your thinking.
refer to what we mean by the term globalization and specifically the “S/C from PESTLE (in the intro)
-Provide working definitions for both of the indicated concepts (convergency/ hybridization). Use your own words. Do not simply lift quotes. Include the Culture Arrow (See PPT slides for this chapter)
-Identify the “tension” between these two concepts.
-Briefly discuss the idea behind McDonaldization? This is a complicated concept. Just provide enough to make sense in the context of your paper.
– Does McDonalds represent a “local” or more of a “global” experience in Russian society according to the author? Give specific examples. Why is this important?
-Return to the concepts of convergence and hybridization and the Writing Prompt. Clearly state your position and provide three concrete examples to support your thinking.
-Identify one additional insight that you have gained from this analysis.
-Do you have any examples from your own life experience that would illustrate either convergence or hybridization?
-If you were to learn more about the topic of McDonaldization, as a topic to study globalization and culture, indicate one (future) research question you would want to investigate.