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Tuesday, March 14

  1. page Examine the some of the causes of the current global financial crisis. edited ... 355: The Giant Pool of Money Need a German transcript of the short version? Go here! Since …
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    355: The Giant Pool of Money
    Need a German transcript of the short version? Go here!
    Since the links above are no longer working, use the videos below:
    Questions:
    What is the Giant Pool of Money?
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  2. page Examine the some of the causes of the current global financial crisis. edited ... Who is in charge of this pile of cash (what kind of jobs, titles are we talking about)? Impor…
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    Who is in charge of this pile of cash (what kind of jobs, titles are we talking about)?
    Important terms: The US housing bubble, brokers, subprime mortgage, NINA loans, financing, bonds, investor(s), Giant Pool of Money, etc
    FASCISTS AND MARXISTS: MONDAY 9/21 HOME WORK STOPS HERE
    Your Task: Create a comic that explains how is the Giant Pool of Money related to the US housing bubble in terms of our global financial crisis. What happened? How did this affect banks in Britain, Chinese government investment, your family, etc?
    This is a formative assessment and will be graded on criterion A
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Thursday, January 26

  1. page Globalization of Food edited {fooddd.jpeg} Link Task 1: Read the link below to ... the potato. Together in class answer …
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    the potato. Together in class answerConsider the answers to the following questions.
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    questions below.
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    Now choose a second option andTask 2: Now undertake the same summary.
    Homework Reading:How
    summary for tea and complete a chart like the one above and post it to managebac.
    Reading:How
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    Incited Protests
    The global impact of the cultivation and use of tea has been immense. This impact can be examined in transnational and local terms. After reading the article above, present to

    Consider
    the class your findings on your assigned topic.following areas
    Negative impact on a local population
    Positive impact for a nation
    Political event(s) tied to the value of tea
    How valuable is tea? Why
    Task 3: The global impact of the cultivation and use of tea has been immense. This impact can be examined in transnational and local terms. After reading the article above and submitting your findings in a chart, research on a food of your own choice and be prepared to present your findings to the class the next time we meet.
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  2. page Globalization of Food edited ... Link below to access information about the globalization of food and read the story of the pot…
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    Link below to access information about the globalization of food and read the story of the potato. Together in class answer the following questions.
    Yale Center for the Study of Globalization
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    Now choose a second option and undertake the same summary.
    Homework Reading:How a Soothing Drink Changed Fortunes and Incited Protests
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Tuesday, May 10

  1. page The Hungarian Uprising of 1956 edited ... The Suez Crisis, which took place at the same time, was considered far more important and of g…
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    The Suez Crisis, which took place at the same time, was considered far more important and of greater relevance to the west than the suffering of the Hungarians. Hence why Britain, France and America concentrated their resources on this crisis.
    source: http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/hungarian_uprising_1956.htm
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    Readings:
    Anti-Soviet Movements in 1956
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Monday, February 29

  1. page The Appeasement of Nazi Aggression edited ... Some historians emphasize this factor, others do not {Chamberlain_and_Hitler.jpeg} British Pr…
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    Some historians emphasize this factor, others do not
    {Chamberlain_and_Hitler.jpeg} British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain Appeasing Hitler?
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    the timeline hereherehere and the
    Homework Reading: {The Road to War and Appeasement.pdf}
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