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sjsu_g010_chapter_4_culture - Culture What is it? How does...

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Culture What is it? How does it change? Globalizing popular culture vs. traditional culture
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Parsing Homework Questions Before answering each question : Underline or circle all important parts. Carry each part out. Check each question part off when done. After you finish all questions : Repeat the same procedure. Remember : Question parts are often connected. Different questions have related information. Use your head.
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Reference Book: Cyclopedia Atlas Date: Time snapshot Perspective: Anglo-European, United States Countries Austro-Hungarian Empire Colonies Poland (history) Countries cobbled together Countries that no longer exist New countries Countries with name changes
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Back to the Present (and Future?): Source: CIA http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/mapspub/maps/802980.jpg
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Distance decay Examples: Migration Shopping Dependent on Mobility Desirability Knowledge Distribution of desirable destinations Cost of mobility Individual willingness to travel Later, connection to Central Place Theory
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Folk and Popular Culture Folk Culture (culture) traditionally practiced by a small homogeneous groups living in isolated rural areas. Popular Culture (culture) found in large, heterogeneous societies that share certain habits despite differences in other personal characteristics.
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Folk Culture: Components Artifacts Clothing, housing, furniture, belongings Activities Local festivals (Japanese: Omatsuri), culturally unique social, religious, & political activities Change over time: Iceland: Althing Parliament Beliefs Common to the culture, but not to larger groups Representative of the culture
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Folk and Popular Culture Artifacts My artifacts: with me What cultures do they come from? When was the last time you saw them? Are they common? (Cities homogenize these artifacts over time.) Your artifacts: what you wear, drive, live in, use, etc.
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Folk and Popular Culture P. 117, First sentence Change the words ‘political institutions’ to social activities . Why? Politics is a subset of social forms (activities).
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