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Unformatted text preview: an life, basically anything that is learned by humans is part of culture. To summarize, culture encompasses objects and symbols, the meaning given to those objects and symbols, and the norms, values, and beliefs that pervade social life. "The definition is understood to include two elements ­ that which differentiates one group or society from others and the concept of acquired or learned behavior". Consolidation of media power (Disney) Disney is a good example of a multinational media corporation who represents today's market concentration and consolidation. and Global Selection Corporate capatilsim Ethnocentric Ethnocentrism is judging another culture solely by the values and standards of one's own culture. Glass Ceiling A glass ceiling is a political term used to describe "the unseen, yet unbreakable barrier that keeps minorities and women from rising to the upper rungs of the corporate ladder, regardless of their qualifications or achievements."[1] Initially, and sometimes still today, the metaphor was applied by feminists in reference to barriers in the careers of high achieving women.[2] In the US, the concept is...
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This test prep was uploaded on 03/05/2014 for the course SOC 101 taught by Professor Prof. during the Fall '11 term at University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

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