Since the mid 90-ies of the XX century came analytical research period when globalization as a stage of world development required scientific study. There was a special interdisciplinary field of research - "Global Studies", which integrates knowledge from different scientific disciplines (natural, social, human) and treats, each with position your subject and method, and various aspects of globalization as a whole system. In science, it established a second approach to understanding the processes of globalization. "In today's global studies, the term" globalization "is used, as a rule, for the characteristics of integration and disintegration processes of global scale in the field of economics, politics, culture, and human-induced environmental changes, which are universal in form and content affect the interests of the entire world community ". Daniel Meadows gave the process the following definition: "Globalization - the process of multi-factor interaction of various phenomena of international life, leading to the formation and functioning of a unified global system. Becoming the global geo-economics and geo-political reality. "