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Topic– Effects of globalization on Indian society
2) Discuss in detail the Socio-Cultural Impact of globalisation on Indian Society.(250 words)
Why this question:
The question is about recognizing the specific impacts that globalization has made over the socio-cultural fabric of India.
Demand of the question:
This question seeks to examine the issues associated with identification of poor in the country and what measures are required to be taken to do away with.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
Start by explaining effects of globalization in general.
One can start with the positives that globalization brought in for the socio-cultural aspects like Access to education, Growth of cities, global interconnectedness etc. Then move on to discuss the negative implications – Nuclear Families, Old Age Vulnerability, Pervasive Media, Walmartization, McDonaldization etc.
Then discuss how all these above factors impact the country’s socio-cultural fabric.
Conclude with importance of globalization yet reassert that it doesn’t come without a cost.