The world is a small village. Intercultural communication

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The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow, Bill Gates.

In the globalized world that is ours, maybe we are moving towards a global village, but that global village brings in a lot of different people, a lot of different ideas, lots of different backgrounds, lots of different aspirations, Lakhdar Brahimi.

The term was coined by Marshall McLuhan and refers to information and communication technologies (the Internet, mass media, and social networks) that have shortened distances among people. We live in a world where information can be exchanged easily and it is also increasingly interconnected, what happens “there” affects things over “here” and vice-versa. For example, the subprime mortgage crisis in the USA spilled over into the world’s financial markets and real economies.

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Author: Anawim

I am a social activist. I have two Bachelor's degrees, Maths and Computer & Software Engineering. I also have a Ph.D. in Psychology. I have written nine published books, four scientific articles, and five scientific presentations. I simply want to contribute to making a difference where it counts, so that we make the world a better, more sustainable, prosperous, and fairer place. I am always willing to give free talks and lectures about the social problems that exist in our world today.

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