Geography 5 Part 5

Geography 5 Part 5 - GEOG 5 Fall 2011 People, Place,...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
GEOG 5 Fall 2011 People, Place, Environment Study Guide for Exam 1 definition and structure of culture (3 subsystems—ideological, technological, sociological); mentifacts-central, enduring elements of culture expressing its values, beliefs, artifacts - material manifestations of culture, including tools, housing, systems of land, sociofacts - institutions, links b/w individuals and groups that unite a culture, including family structure and political, educational, and religious insitutions,; --traits that spread; culture trait-single distinguishing feature of regular occurrence within culture, such as use of chopsticks or observance of particular caste system; culture region-formal or functional region within which common cultural characteristics prevail; cultural ecology-study of interactions b/w societies and natural environments they occupy; cultural landscape-natural landscape as modified by human activities and bearing imprint of culture group or society; cultural change—innovation and diffusion; in situ cultural changes vs. external contact changes;
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 11/20/2011 for the course GEOG 5 taught by Professor Montello during the Fall '07 term at UCSB.

Page1 / 2

Geography 5 Part 5 - GEOG 5 Fall 2011 People, Place,...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online