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Today’s class (9/1): Culture & Cultural studies 2
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3 Please write down words related to “culture”
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Did any of the following words appear in your writing? Language Architecture Food Population Music Clothing Art and literature Emotional display Gestures Leisure activities 4 Beliefs Attitudes Preferences Rules/norms/taboos Values Viewpoints/opinions Philosophy History Issues Economy
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Culture comes from the Latin word cultura stemming from colere, meaning to build on, to cultivate, and to foster. Culture dictates behavior, etiquette, and protocol. Culture is communication. It is a way people create, send, process, and interpret information. 5 So, what is Culture?
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6 What do you see?
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7 Now, what do you see?
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Culture is a set of accepted behavior patterns, values, assumptions, and shared common experiences. Culture defines social structure, decision-making practices, and communication styles. 8 What is Culture?
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9 Culture is something we learn. It impacts everyone, and influences how we feel, think, act and respond.
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Culture is a complex concept. It changes but also maintains certain traits over centuries. Everyone has a culture . Culture
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