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Where Am I Wearing Sparknotes

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In the book, “Where am I wearing” written by Kelsey Timmerman goes on a adventure to find out where and who made the clothes that he wears everyday. Kelsey Timmerman believes that the people impacted by globalization encounter more problems and struggles than someone in a non globalized country. Did you know that the average amount someone is china makes per hour is one dollar and thirty six cents compared to the U.S where on average they make twenty three dollars and thirty two cents per hour. Even though the men and women in china are working roughly 3.6 hours more than people in the U.S. In China, Kelsey Timmerman visit a factory that he had received his flip flops from. While there Kelsey Timmerman meets a husband and wife from the factory…show more content…
During his time there he met eight girls that all room together not far from there. He became friends with these eight girls and was invited to there place where he talked to them then eventually decided to take them bowling. “Add quote about the 8 girls living together” Unlike the U.S. these eight girls have very little room in there home for just one but instead they have eight people living in one small building which people that aren't impacted by globalization dont realize how difficult it can become. When he went looking to find out who made his underwear he found out that they were made in Bangladesh. He spent his day with a single mother in Bangladesh and found out that she was forced to send her oldest son to Saudi Arabia to support her family financially, “quote about son leaving.” No one that hasn't had to do this can understand how difficult it must be to have your child leave to go help you out when you don’t have enough money which this kid did because where his mother had lived in bangladesh was hit with globalization…. Kelsey Timmerman believes that the people impacted by globalization encounter more problems and struggles than someone in a non globalized country. Throughout Kelsey Timmerman’s adventure to understand the struggles of peoples lives in globalization he ran into the same this every time. This was that people were being put through harsh times in their
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