Topic: Effects of globalization on Indian society.
3. Explain the phenomenon of deglobalisation that is being witnesses across the world. What are the causes for it? Are there any positives for the Indian society in deglobalisation? (250 words)
Difficulty level: Moderate
Reference: The Hindu
Why the question:
The phenomenon of “deglobalisation” has its regional implications too. Europe, once seen as a “poster child” for the virtues of regional integration, became the epitome of its limitations, since the “idea of Europe” crumbled quickly under the onslaught of the pandemic.
Key Demand of the question:
To write about deglobalisation, its causes and impact on the Indian society.
Explain – Clarify the topic by giving a detailed account as to how and why it occurred, or what is the context. You must be defining key terms wherever appropriate and substantiate with relevant associated facts.
Structure of the answer:
Start by defining deglobalisation.
First, in the detail explain the carious facets of deglobalisation – economic and cultural.
Next, write about the various factors leading to deglobalisation – pandemic, nationalism, shortages, lack of basic needs etc.
Next write about the various positives and negatives of deglobalisation on the Indian society. Specifically highlight the various positives of deglobalisation – reduce income inequality, reduce environmental disequilibrium etc.
Conclude with way forward to address the negatives.