Which of the following is not an example of globalization?
a) factory workers in china making products for europe
b) subsistence farming in south america
c) u. s. car companies outsourcing production in mexico
d) multinational corporations headquartered in the u. s.
e) telemarketers in india calling canada
The correct answer is - B) Subsistence farming in South America.
The subsistence farming is anything but connected with the process of globalization. This type of farming, where ever it is in the world, is strictly a local thing, and has nothing to do with what represents the globalization, as what is produced is produced in primitive manner, and the products are consumed by the people that produced them. In order for it to be part of the globalization process, there should be mechanization included in the work on the farmlands, and the products to be sold on international level.
B) Subsistence farming in South America
a) factory workers in china...