GEOG 102 Ch.4 Culture

violence towards women popular cultural attitudes

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Unformatted text preview: ostitution and exploitation. Women who try to change their roles or status may be subject to harassment and violence – although that certainly isn’t unique to folk cultures! Source: 45 46 Threats to Folk Culture: Women’s Pants??? Violence Towards Women: Popular Cultural Attitudes?! Source: 47 Source: 48 Again, Pants! Source:,,26041900-38195,00.html Yes, Women’s Clothing! Source:,0,6333394.story 8 49 50 Threats to Folk Culture: Foreign Media Imperialism Threats to Folk Culture: Adoption & Commodification Media from just three countries – the US, the UK and Japan – dominate entertainment and news in much of the less developed world. What they show may be offensive to (or subversive of) tr...
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This note was uploaded on 12/16/2010 for the course GEOG 102 taught by Professor Osborn during the Fall '10 term at San Diego State.

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