Diversity is the existence of differing views on forms, types, ideas, and cultures; one entity composed of different elements. Diversity is both an inevitable and necessary aspect of life, and although this term encompasses all aspects of entities, many associate the term on a social level that includes human beliefs, cultures, and races. Is it solely by what an individual identifies themselves through ethnicity, race and beliefs? It is a natural occurence for people to place themselves within a specific culture, belief, or opinion. Diversity is a significant cause for the growth of societies and civilizations due to the distinct and varied ideas, languages, and beliefs shared amongst people.
Globalization is the growth to a global or worldwide scale, extending to other or all parts of the world. Globalization is the process that allows a group or individual to govern or have power over others in another location. It creates a broader view and understanding of the interconnections between nations and its potential benefits. This is a process of interaction and integration, wanted or unwanted by many with a deeper investigation of its effects and benefits. But how effective and legitimate can this policy be if the different areas have differing beliefs?
Solidarity is the unity or agreement of feeling or action, especially among individuals with a common interest. Solidarity is a strong union amongst individuals due to a common interest or belief. This union goes beyond race and cultures to create a strong unit. This goes far beyond the superficial and more towards experiences that one may have that allow for a common identity. Is it enough for individuals to be bound by a singular common idea without considering the influences in which this idea developed?
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