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08/29/06 Culture Culture-shared set of meanings that are lived Culture(process)+geography (setting) Folk culture traditional, homogenous Popular culture--.commercial, heterogeneous Diaspora-spatial dispersion of homogenous group Cultural complex-combination of traits Cultural trait-single aspect of the complex E.G. dress, diet, rites of passage Cultural regions- area expression of culture Carl Sauer, UC-Berkley Geographer Natural v. humanized landscape Culture (agent) + environment (medium) Cultural morphology Old new newer Paul Vidal de la Blanche, French Geographer Genres de view= lifestyles/cultural practices Small, homogenous areas. Religion=belief system+ set of practices Universalizing religions global Ethnic Religions more local Branch=fundamental division Denomination=division of a branch Sect=small splinter group Christianity western world Roman catholic (most)
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