SOC 402 Week 5 Discussion 2 Globalization Recent

SOC 402 Week 5 Discussion 2 Globalization Recent

SOC 402 Week 5 Discussion 2 Globalization Recent

Globalization. 1st Post Due by Day 3. In preparation for this discussion, review the following resources:

  Globalization Easily Explained Explainity ® Explainer Video

  Globalization Backlash (Hansen, 2001)

In your initial post, address the following:

  Describe how globalization has changed the way American companies are doing business.

  How do these strategies affect people in other parts of the world?

  In what ways do you believe this change has benefited American organizations and their customers?

  Are there ways in which organizations and their customers have been adversely effected? Explain your

Your initial post should be at least 250 words in length. Support your claims with examples from required material(s) and/or other scholarly resources, and properly cite any references. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ posts by Day 7.


Social Issues and the Workplace. Due by Day 7. For the Final Paper, you will choose a social issue affecting the workplace and working environment, and develop a paper that thoroughly discusses the issue from both the workplace and societal viewpoints. Be sure to include the positive and negative aspects of the issue in relation to the workplace, society, and workers, especially the unique worker groups who may be most affected (e.g., women, immigrants, LGBTQ citizens, the working or middle classes, and racial, ethnic or cultural groups). Analyze how the issue could be positively supported using various social controls (e.g., laws, organizational policies/practices, training/education, government or corporate involvement, or social change) and recommend
interventions in these areas. In addition, discuss the potential social or economic benefits which may result if your recommendations were implemented.
Choose one of the following social issues:
 The role of women in leadership
 Faith-based decision making in business (hiring and customers served)
 The use of immigrant labor in California
 Sexual harassment
 Executive versus worker compensation disparity
 The gender wage gap
 Whistleblowing
The paper must be eight to ten double-spaced pages in length (excluding the title and reference pages) and formatted according to APA style. You must use at least five scholarly sources (three of which must be found in the Ashford University Library) other than the textbook to support your claims. Cite your sources in text and on the reference page. For information regarding APA samples and tutorials, visit the Ashford Writing Center.
Writing the Final Paper
The Final Paper:
1. Must be eight to ten double-spaced pages in length (excluding title and reference pages), and formatted
according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
2. Must include a title page with the following:
a. Title of paper
b. Student’s name
c. Course name and number
d. Instructor’s name

e. Date submitted

 3. Must begin with an introductory paragraph that has a succinct thesis statement.
4. Must address the topic of the paper with critical thought.
5. Must end with a conclusion that reaffirms your thesis.
6. Must use at least five scholarly sources, including a minimum of three from the Ashford University