Oh The Humanities!

Anna Andromalos

The Technology during World War II was pretty advanced . The first atomic bomb ever to be used in a military operation was dropped on the city of Hiroshima, Japan on August 6 1945 at 8:16 am. It exploded 1,900 feet above the courtyard of Shima hospital, 12,500 tons of cryptography was used heavily during World War II, with a plethora code and cipher systems fielded by the nations involved. The most important cryptography event of the war

The government during World War II supported the war effort in many ways. Using a wide range of volunteer efforts and submitting to government-managed price controls. The Federal Government and the executive branch became more powerful during WWII as well.  

For the United States, WWII and the Great Depression constituted the most important economic event of the twenteth century. The war ended the Great Depression. The Federal Government was able to regulate economic activity and partially control the  economy through spending and consumption.

Art during WWII was rare because a lot of things were either hidden or stolen. The most popular topic of art during this time was camouflage.

Information Technology is a huge factor in the process in Globalization. Improvements  in the early 1900's in computer hardware , software, and telecommunications have caused huge improvements  in access to information  and economic potential. Recent advances in our ability to communicate an process information in a digital form are reshaping the the economies and social lives of many countries around the world.

Globalization has produced some large benefits for the world for example the rapid spread of advanced technologies (internet and cellphones). Yet, it has also created some major problems such as in the high-income countries, the biggest losers are workers who lack the education that they need.

Economic Globalization comprises the globalization of production, markets, competition, technology and corporations and industries. Economic Globalization has has been occurring for the best several hundred years it has increased over the last 20-30 years because of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade and World Organization. Which then made countries to slowly cut down trade barriers and open up their current accounts and capital accounts.


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