Subject (Course): The Economic Area of the Western Christian Civilization. Syllabus:
Subject Description - The Economic Area of the Western Christian Civilization. Economic Integration.
From the point of view of culture and economic integration; we can identify three distinct economic and cultural areas: the European, the American, and Oceania.
1- The European economic area.
Today, Germany is the Central State, while France and the United Kingdom have a significant influence. After centuries of war, the European Union has achieved integrate twenty-eight European countries. The EU is the largest trading bloc in the World accounting for 19% of the global trade.
2. The American economic area.
From the cultural, historical, and economic integration point of view we can identify three sub-areas:
2. 1 The North American (the United States and Canada) economic area. The United States is the world's political leader and leads the world economy.
2.2. The Latin American economic area. Latin American countries seek to integrate their economies (the UNASUR, the ALADI, the ALBA, the MERCOSUR, and the Andean Community). Latin America seeks its identity based on shared history (former colonies), language (Spanish and Portuguese), religious (Christianity), ethnic (although we should consider the existence of different ethnic groups).
2.3 The Caribbean economic area.
3. The Economic Area of Oceania.
Characteristics of the Western Christian Civilization: