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SI 430: Information Technology and Global Society
Marc Prensky 2001
P. Inamdar and A. Kulkarni, 2007
Nicholas Negroponte, 2006
Clay Shirky, 2009
*Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants*... Main Point... Digital Na…
**"Hole-In-The-Wall" Computer Kiosks Foster Mathematics Achie…
*One Laptop Per Child Ted Talk*... Main Point:... Nonprofit to pr…
*Q&A with Clay Shirky on Twitter and Iran*... Main Point:... Soci…
Marc Prensky 2001
*Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants*... Main Point... Digital Na…
P. Inamdar and A. Kulkarni, 2007
**"Hole-In-The-Wall" Computer Kiosks Foster Mathematics Achie…
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Technology, Ethics, and Global Society
Morality
Ethics
Categorical Imperative
Virtues
the set of standards everyone (every rational person at his/h…
a set of morally permissible standards for a group
a rule that must always be followed by all rational beings
the characteristics of a good person - the ideal mean between…
Morality
the set of standards everyone (every rational person at his/h…
Ethics
a set of morally permissible standards for a group
Information, Technology and Society
Being___ means being familiar enough w…
Unwanted or junk e-mail is call___.
___diseases account for about 1/5 of a…
___ is a field of study focused on inf…
Computer literate
Spam
infectious
information technology
Being___ means being familiar enough w…
Computer literate
Unwanted or junk e-mail is call___.
Spam
Information Technology (COMPUTER IN SOCIETY)
Science and technology
Education
Law enforcement
Recreation and gaming
Science and technology- rely heavily on computers and help to…
Education- schools, universities and other educational instit…
Law enforcement - Law enforcement agencies and organizations…
Recreation and gaming- computers and computer technology are…
Science and technology
Science and technology- rely heavily on computers and help to…
Education
Education- schools, universities and other educational instit…
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Business in a Global Society
Imports ... •
Exports
Balance of trade
Multinational corporation
goods & service one country buys from another country
goods & services one country sells to another country
the difference in value between how much a country imports &…
a company that does business and has facilities in many count…
Imports ... •
goods & service one country buys from another country
Exports
goods & services one country sells to another country
Information and community Technology and Society
Technology
ICT
Information
Tools that transmit information
The sum of ways in which social groups provide themselves wit…
is the technology required for information, procesing , in pa…
Knowledge obtained form reading, investigation, study or rese…
Telephone, Television, and radio.
Technology
The sum of ways in which social groups provide themselves wit…
ICT
is the technology required for information, procesing , in pa…
12 terms
Impact of information technology on society
Información no muy confiable
Crea adicción y cierto tipo de sedenta…
Perdida de privacidad
Estafas
not very reliable information
Create some type of addiction and physical inactivity
Loss of privacy
scams
Información no muy confiable
not very reliable information
Crea adicción y cierto tipo de sedenta…
Create some type of addiction and physical inactivity
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MGMT 382- Technology, Information, Society
3 Revolutions in Human History
1st Wave - Agrarian Revolution
2nd Wave - Industrial Revolution
3rd Wave - Information Revolution
Agrarian Revolution... Industrial Revolution... Information Revolut…
The first transformation of human society brought about by th…
A dramatic change in the nature of production... -machines repla…
Involving a dramatic shift from manufacturing and agriculture…
3 Revolutions in Human History
Agrarian Revolution... Industrial Revolution... Information Revolut…
1st Wave - Agrarian Revolution
The first transformation of human society brought about by th…
Business in a Global Society
Imports
Exports
Balance of trade
Multinational corporation
goods and service one country buys from another country
goods and services one country sells to another country
the difference in value between how much a country imports... an…
a company that does business and has facilities in... many count…
Imports
goods and service one country buys from another country
Exports
goods and services one country sells to another country
10 terms
Business In a Global Society
Imports
Exports
Balance of trade
Multinational corporation
goods and service one country buys from another country
goods and services one country sells to another country
the difference in value between how much a country imports an…
a company that does business and has facilities in many count…
Imports
goods and service one country buys from another country
Exports
goods and services one country sells to another country
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Business in a Global Society
Imports
Exports
Balance of trade
Multinational corporation
goods and services one country buys from another country
goods and services one country sells to another country
the difference in value between how much a country imports an…
a company that does business and has facilities in many count…
Imports
goods and services one country buys from another country
Exports
goods and services one country sells to another country
Business in a Global Society
Balance of trade
Corporation
Embargo
Exchange rate
The difference in value between how much a country imports an…
A business treated by law as separate from its owners. It can…
A ban on the import or export of a product.
The price at which the currency of one country can buy the cu…
Balance of trade
The difference in value between how much a country imports an…
Corporation
A business treated by law as separate from its owners. It can…
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Economics in a Global Society
Aggregate Demand (AD)
Aggregate Demand formula
Why is the AD downward sloping?
Difference between movement along the…
Curve that shows the various amounts of real domestic output…
Y= C+I+G+NX
a.Real balances effects or wealth effect... b. The interest rate…
Movement: Changes in price level causes movement along a stat…
Aggregate Demand (AD)
Curve that shows the various amounts of real domestic output…
Aggregate Demand formula
Y= C+I+G+NX
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Business in a Global Society
Imports
Exports
Multinational corporation
Exchange rate
goods and service one country buys from another country
goods and services one country sells to another country
a company that does business and has facilities in many count…
the price at which the currency of one country can buy the cu…
Imports
goods and service one country buys from another country
Exports
goods and services one country sells to another country
SOCIETY IN A GLOBAL AGE
advent
embed
dub
to fashion out
arrival, coming of sth
fix firmly into sth
give sb/sth a particular name
make or shape sth
advent
arrival, coming of sth
embed
fix firmly into sth
Economics in a Global Society
Economics
Scarcity
Model
Positive Analysis
The study of the choices people make to attain their goals, g…
A situation in which unlimited wants exceeds the limited reso…
a simplified version of reality used to analyze real-world ec…
analysis this is concerned with that is
Economics
The study of the choices people make to attain their goals, g…
Scarcity
A situation in which unlimited wants exceeds the limited reso…
Business in a Global Society
Imports: goods and service one country…
Exports: goods and services one countr…
Balance of trade: the difference in va…
Exchange rate: the price at which the…
Dumping: The practice of selling goods in a foreign market at…
Tariff: a tax placed on imported products to make them more e…
Sanctions: A milder form of embargo that bans specific busine…
Quota: a limit placed on the quantities of a product that can…
Imports: goods and service one country…
Dumping: The practice of selling goods in a foreign market at…
Exports: goods and services one countr…
Tariff: a tax placed on imported products to make them more e…
Business In A Global Society
Imports
Exports
Balance of trade
Multinational corporation
Bringing goods or services from another country.
Sending goods or services into another country.
The difference in value between a county's imports and exports.
And organization that controls products of goods in one or mo…
Imports
Bringing goods or services from another country.
Exports
Sending goods or services into another country.
Business in a Global Society
Imports
Exports
Balance of trade
Multinational Corporation
goods and service one country buys from another country
goods and services one country sells to another country
the difference in value between how much a country imports an…
a company that does business and has facilities in many count…
Imports
goods and service one country buys from another country
Exports
goods and services one country sells to another country
business in a global society
imports
exports
balance of trade
multinational corporation
goods and service one country buys from another country
goods and services one country sells to another country
the difference between how much a country imports and how muc…
a company that does business and has facilities in many count…
imports
goods and service one country buys from another country
exports
goods and services one country sells to another country
Business in a Global Society
Imports
Exports
Balance of trade
Multinational Corporation
goods and service one country buys from another country
goods and services one country sells to another country
the difference in value between how much a country imports... an…
a company that does business and has facilities in... many count…
Imports
goods and service one country buys from another country
Exports
goods and services one country sells to another country
Business In A Global Society
What is International Business?
Importance of International Business
Fundamentals of International Trade
Things to consider before doing busine…
All business activities needed to create, ship, and sell good…
Global Opportunities... Consumers demand imports... Businesses need…
Imports: goods and services one country buys from another cou…
Geography: Climate, terrain, natural resources, agricultural…
What is International Business?
All business activities needed to create, ship, and sell good…
Importance of International Business
Global Opportunities... Consumers demand imports... Businesses need…
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13c - 1.0 - Technology and Society -Background Information
lifetime
to discover sth
defining force
to drive progress
Lebensdauer
etw entdecken
bestimmende Kraft
den Fortschritt antreiben
lifetime
Lebensdauer
to discover sth
etw entdecken
19 terms
Society in a global age
Pluralist model
elite model
What are assumptions of race?
What are everyday notions of race?
decisions made on behalf of the people by leaders who engage…
decisions are made by a small group of elite people
when the truth is what we know ABSOLUTELY nothing or little a…
- blood (hypo descent or "one drop " rule)... - biological argum…
Pluralist model
decisions made on behalf of the people by leaders who engage…
elite model
decisions are made by a small group of elite people
27 terms
AED - Information and communication technology
ayuda (f)
bajar/subir
(sala de) chat (m)
chatear
help
to download/to upload
chat room
to chat online
ayuda (f)
help
bajar/subir
to download/to upload
Communicating in a Global Society
Semantics
Language
Denotation
Connotation
The area of language study that considers WHAT WORDS MEAN.
A system of verbal, nonverbal, and visual symbols that a grou…
The relatively objective DICTIONARY type of definition of a w…
The feelings (personal or social) that individuals associate…
Semantics
The area of language study that considers WHAT WORDS MEAN.
Language
A system of verbal, nonverbal, and visual symbols that a grou…
70 terms
Topic 3 Background information - Technology and Society
technological advances
benefit
humanity
unethical purposes
technische Fortschritte
Vorteil, Nutzen
Menschheit
unmoralische Zwecke
technological advances
technische Fortschritte
benefit
Vorteil, Nutzen
98 terms
Communicating in a global society
Semantics
Language
Denotation
Connotation
The area of language study that considers what words mean
A system of verbal, nonverbal, and visual symbols that a grou…
The relatively objective dictionary type of definition of a w…
the feelings (personal or social) that individuals associate…
Semantics
The area of language study that considers what words mean
Language
A system of verbal, nonverbal, and visual symbols that a grou…
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A global society(1)
in light of..
potentially
aspect
borderlessness
按照
有潛質地
方面
無界線(n)
in light of..
按照
potentially
有潛質地
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a global society(2)
at the very least
beyond the scope of..
paradoxical
sway
至少
超出...範圍
很矛盾地
動搖, 使相信(v)
at the very least
至少
beyond the scope of..
超出...範圍
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Ch 2 Communicating in a Global Society
global society
Culture
Body language
Spoken language
goods and services are bought and sold both inside and outsid…
is shared beliefs, customs, practices, and social behavior of…
Be aware of what nonverbal communication conveys
Language barriers exist between regions in a country and cult…
global society
goods and services are bought and sold both inside and outsid…
Culture
is shared beliefs, customs, practices, and social behavior of…
Unit 11: A Global Society
Terrorism
Theocracy
Developing Nation
Industrialized Nation
method of using fear and terror to achieve a goal
government system led by religious leader
a country with less industry relies heavily on agriculture ex…
a country with a well-developed, diverse economy (higher birt…
Terrorism
method of using fear and terror to achieve a goal
Theocracy
government system led by religious leader
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Information Flow in a Free Society
What are the 4 essential freedoms of f…
Quote: United Nations, 1948 on Univers…
What is the use of a free society?
How are free societies disruptive?
1. Freedom from oppression... 2. Freedom to make decision... 3. Fre…
"Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression;…
-happiness of the people... -the ability to make sensible decisi…
they impose restriction on their elites and the power of the…
What are the 4 essential freedoms of f…
1. Freedom from oppression... 2. Freedom to make decision... 3. Fre…
Quote: United Nations, 1948 on Univers…
"Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression;…
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Modern Issues in a Global Society
When an organization is described as h…
Preventing the outbreak of a new war i…
Heifer International's function is to…
The International Red Cross is now
promoting human welfare and social reform.
UN peacekeeping forces
livestock to start small businesses.
merged with the Red Crescent.
When an organization is described as h…
promoting human welfare and social reform.
Preventing the outbreak of a new war i…
UN peacekeeping forces
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A global society(1)
in light of..
potentially
aspect
borderlessness
按照
有潛質地
方面
無界線(n)
in light of..
按照
potentially
有潛質地
Communicating in a global society Final
Semantics
Language
Denotation
Connotation
The area of language study that considers what words mean
A system of verbal, nonverbal, and visual symbols that a grou…
The relatively objective dictionary type of definition of a w…
the feelings (personal or social) that individuals associate…
Semantics
The area of language study that considers what words mean
Language
A system of verbal, nonverbal, and visual symbols that a grou…
Sociology: Society in a Global Age
Sociology
Sociology
The butterfly effect
McDonaldization
the systematic study of ways in which people are affected by,…
The scientific study of social behavior and human groups
the idea that a small change in a place can have a far-rangin…
the process in which the principles of fast food restaurants…
Sociology
the systematic study of ways in which people are affected by,…
Sociology
The scientific study of social behavior and human groups
11 terms
Information Technology as a Discipline
Big Picture of IT
What is IT?
Define IT
Administration
Hardware, software, and the people who use technology.
Combination of independent parts all working together to acco…
The term IT refers to technology that is used to gather data,…
An administrator is someone who is in charge of some portion…
Big Picture of IT
Hardware, software, and the people who use technology.
What is IT?
Combination of independent parts all working together to acco…
30 terms
The Struggle for Primacy in a Global Society
International Relations
Peace of Westphalia
State
Sovereighn
...
...
...
...
International Relations
...
Peace of Westphalia
...
55 terms
THE STRUGGLE FOR PRIMACY IN A GLOBAL SOCIETY
Power transition theory
Hegemon
Polarity
Power and Leadership
1.It is a hierarchy ... 2. Rising challenger vs. dominant power…
1. Leading country in the international system... 2. Hegemonic s…
1. Number of independent power centers in the international s…
Power: Is the ability to get others to behave in ways that th…
Power transition theory
1.It is a hierarchy ... 2. Rising challenger vs. dominant power…
Hegemon
1. Leading country in the international system... 2. Hegemonic s…
138 terms
Modern Issues in a Global Society
Whose sole function is to provide huma…
The International Red Cross is now
What does the design of the UN flag me…
Which are examples of the UN's work? C…
B
C
D
providing humanitarian aid... issuing the Universal Declaration…
Whose sole function is to provide huma…
B
The International Red Cross is now
C
20 terms
The Struggle for Primacy in a Global Society
Power transition theory
Hegemons
Multipolar
Unipolar
Stresses that the distribution of power changes in countries…
The leading country in an international system
The international system that includes two hegemons, dominant…
The international system that has only one hegemon, dominant…
Power transition theory
Stresses that the distribution of power changes in countries…
Hegemons
The leading country in an international system
106 terms
Modern Issues in a Global Society
International Organizations
When an organization is described as h…
Preventing the outbreak of a new war i…
Heifer International's function is to…
Amnesty- An official pardon for political offenses... diplomacy-…
promoting human welfare and social reform.
UN peacekeeping forces
livestock to start small businesses.
International Organizations
Amnesty- An official pardon for political offenses... diplomacy-…
When an organization is described as h…
promoting human welfare and social reform.
10 terms
Health Communication in a Global Society
Health Belief Model
Situational Analysis
Perceived seriousness
Perceived susceptibility
aims to explain how to persuade people to engage in healthy b…
Perceived Seriousness & perceived susceptibility
degree of threat (The flu: deadly or irritating)
odds of getting ill (will i get through the flu? Time of year?)
Health Belief Model
aims to explain how to persuade people to engage in healthy b…
Situational Analysis
Perceived Seriousness & perceived susceptibility
110 terms
Families in a Global Society Final
The two basic goals of the parental sy…
What is "alloparenting"?
Who might be a part of the parental sy…
What are the major influences on the p…
Provide survival needs of children and socialization of child…
individuals other than the actual parents act in a parental r…
Anyone. moms, dads, grandparents, aunts, uncles, teachers, ca…
gender, race/ethnicity, and social class
The two basic goals of the parental sy…
Provide survival needs of children and socialization of child…
What is "alloparenting"?
individuals other than the actual parents act in a parental r…
75 terms
Modern Issues in a Global Society
When an organization is described as h…
What was the main purpose of the Leagu…
Which part of the UN oversees UNICEF a…
Heifer International's function is to…
promoting human welfare and social reform
to prevent another global war by resolving conflicts with dip…
Economic and social council
livestock to start small businesses
When an organization is described as h…
promoting human welfare and social reform
What was the main purpose of the Leagu…
to prevent another global war by resolving conflicts with dip…
Life in a Global Society Quiz 2016
What is globalization?
Give a couple examples of a globalized…
What is economic interdependence?
What is free trade?
The process by which people, their ideas, and their activitie…
Samsung, Pepsi, Coca-cola, Google, Microsoft, Mcdonald, ex..
Countries that depend on each other for resources, technology…
Flow of goods with little or no government control.
What is globalization?
The process by which people, their ideas, and their activitie…
Give a couple examples of a globalized…
Samsung, Pepsi, Coca-cola, Google, Microsoft, Mcdonald, ex..
19 terms
Economics in a Global Society Chapter 1
Scarcity
Economics
Economic model
Market
A situation in which unlimited wants exceed the limited resou…
The study of the choices people make to attain their goals, g…
A simplified version of reality used to analyze real-world ec…
A group of buyers and sellers of a good or service and the in…
Scarcity
A situation in which unlimited wants exceed the limited resou…
Economics
The study of the choices people make to attain their goals, g…
23 terms
Economics in a Global Society Chapter 3
Perfectly competitive market
Demand schedule
Quantity demanded
Demand curve
A market that meets the conditions of 1) many buyers and sell…
A table that shows the relationship between the price of a pr…
The amount of a good or service that a consumer is willing an…
A curve that shows the relationship between the price of a pr…
Perfectly competitive market
A market that meets the conditions of 1) many buyers and sell…
Demand schedule
A table that shows the relationship between the price of a pr…
50 terms
Modern Issues in a Global Society
What was the main purpose of one of th…
Which supports the UN's purpose of pro…
Heifer International's function is to…
Using diplomacy as a way to end confli…
to prevent another global war by resolving conflicts with dip…
agencies such as UNICEF and WHO
livestock to start small businesses.
The UN
What was the main purpose of one of th…
to prevent another global war by resolving conflicts with dip…
Which supports the UN's purpose of pro…
agencies such as UNICEF and WHO
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