Ch 36: The 21st Century: Homework Help

About This Chapter

The 21st Century chapter of this High School World History Homework Help course helps students complete their 21st century homework and earn better grades. This homework help resource uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long.

How it works:

  • Identify which concepts are covered on your 21st century homework.
  • Find videos on those topics within this chapter.
  • Watch fun videos, pausing and reviewing as needed.
  • Complete sample problems and get instant feedback.
  • Finish your 21st century homework with ease!

Topics from your homework you'll be able to complete:

  • Global economy
  • World Trade Organization
  • Cultural and gender diversity in the workplace
  • Technological revolutions
  • Social media
  • Population migration in the 21st century
  • Cultural transformations
  • Environmental concerns

13 Lessons in Chapter 36: The 21st Century: Homework Help
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Cultural Diversity in the Workplace: Definition, Trends & Examples

1. Cultural Diversity in the Workplace: Definition, Trends & Examples

Cultural diversity is a form of appreciating the differences in individuals. The differences can be based on gender, age, sex, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and social status. Companies have realized the value in acquiring a diverse workforce.

Gender Diversity in the Workplace: Definition, Trends & Examples

2. Gender Diversity in the Workplace: Definition, Trends & Examples

Gender diversity deals with equal representation of men and women in the workplace. In this lesson, we will explore trends and issues with gender diversity in the modern workforce.

The Effects of Outsourcing and Migrant Workers on the World Economy

3. The Effects of Outsourcing and Migrant Workers on the World Economy

In this lesson, we discover two labor trends of the 21st century: outsourcing and migrant labor. Both of these trends help keep producers' costs down, but their effects will likely be debated throughout the 21st century.

Using Agriculture to Aid Developing Countries

4. Using Agriculture to Aid Developing Countries

In this lesson, we explore the recent push by international organizations for developing countries to open up their agricultural sectors to global markets. Proponents and critics of the program abound.

Microfinance for Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

5. Microfinance for Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

In this lesson, we define what microfinancing is and explore the uses and goals of this incredibly new and exciting form of economic assistance geared toward helping those in the third world.

Technological Revolutions: Advantages & Disadvantages

6. Technological Revolutions: Advantages & Disadvantages

In this lesson, we explore a few of the technological innovations that have helped create the 21st-century world and will likely change our world throughout the century.

Social Media and Online Communities: Popularity, Use & Purpose

7. Social Media and Online Communities: Popularity, Use & Purpose

In this lesson, we explore the new and ever-changing environment of social media platforms, as well as detailing some of its uses and some of its purported dangers.

The Evolution of Portable Media Devices & Cell Phone Technology

8. The Evolution of Portable Media Devices & Cell Phone Technology

In this lesson, we discuss the development of portable media devices and cell phones in the 1980s, 1990s, and 21st century, and how the smart phone may trump them all.

21st Century Population Migration in a New World

9. 21st Century Population Migration in a New World

In this lesson, we broadly explore the current demographics and economic realities of the world and the driving engines behind the likely migrations which will occur in the 21st century.

A Global Transformation in Culture & Cultural Imperialism

10. A Global Transformation in Culture & Cultural Imperialism

In this lesson we explore the concepts of globalization and cultural imperialism, two important issues that have only just begun to shape the 21st-century world.

Challenges of the 21st Century: Safety, Society & Environmental Concerns

11. Challenges of the 21st Century: Safety, Society & Environmental Concerns

In this lesson, we explore just a few of the issues that face both the Western world and the globalized community in the 21st century - issues whose outcomes will greatly affect society and the world.

The Global Economy: Advantages, Expansion & Impact

12. The Global Economy: Advantages, Expansion & Impact

This lesson will explain the concept of economic globalization. We will look at both its positive and negative effects while also highlighting the terms 'import,' 'export,' and 'capital flight.'

The World Trade Organization: Definition, History, Purpose & Members

13. The World Trade Organization: Definition, History, Purpose & Members

Find out what the World Trade Organization is and what it hopes to accomplish. Learn about the history of this organization and who some of the current members are.

Chapter Practice Exam
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