Week 1 assignment | GEN 499 General Education Capstone | Ashford University
Globalism is the philosophy of viewing the world as a unified, interconnected entity. It emphasizes shared values and principles that transcend national boundaries. Globalization refers to the process of integrating economies, cultures, and societies across different countries through increased trade and communication. This process involves both physical exchanges (e.g., goods, services, technology) as well as cultural exchanges (e.g., ideas, beliefs). Globalism focuses on how nations can work together for the betterment of humanity while globalization is focused more on creating economic connections between different countries in order to promote growth and development.