We refer to the differences between urban and rural

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Unformatted text preview: Culture Culture is the combination of beliefs, customs and practices that are characteristic of a nation or people. It includes the products of human work and thought such as art, music, literature, language and religion. It is a way of life that organizes social experience and shapes the identities of individuals and groups. Culture provides the glue that binds individuals together into a group that has a “sense of peoplehood,” a group that is recognized as a group because the individuals all possess certain common characteristics. Because of the large variety of possible groups, there is also a large variety of cultures. When discussing how to increase tolerance for cultural diversity, we speak of the cultures associated with gender, differences in physical...
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