REQUIRED RESOURCES ext via Online Course Resources Online Course Resource (OCR). On the left navigation panel, click on Online Course Resource to access the readings. Sernau, Scott (2012). Global Problems: The Search for Equity, Peace, and Sustainability. Third Edition. Pearson Ed. Note: Compliance with Federal Law: For information on the authors, titles, retail prices, ISBN numbers, and other details regarding the text books, please visit the college website at http://bookstore.berkeleycollege.edu
This week we are discussing today’s worker in the global economy. Watch this clip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1XtYhfcEZ9A&list=PLFFA6D68D8B311FE4
After watching the clip and reading Chapter 2 in our text as well as the link in Week 3 folder titled, On the Job, answer the following questions. Describe the new international division of labor. Include in your response the following terms: deindustrialization, offshoring, outsourcing, maquiladora, and child labor. What actions can be taken to help promote fair trade?
Initial forum postings should be a minimum of 250 words. Each student must also respond to a minimum of 2 fellow students’ postings; each response must be at least 100 words in length. Responses to each question should draw on key concepts you have learned during the week’s reading. All written assignments must be in the student’s own words, and MUST include citations (in proper MLA format) giving the source credit for ANY paraphrases or direct quotes based on published authors’ work, and should be submitted error free.
Your post is due by Saturday, 11:59 p.m. EST. No exceptions.This post is required by all students participating in the course and has to be completed on time. You must post on the discussion board on 2 different days of the week.