Short Paper 3
Before I thought about the culture of the organization I worked for, I first researched
some terms dealing with organizational culture. Harvard Business School and Columbia University School of Internatio
Notes on Global Perspective and Families
Family of procreation - When am individual marries and the new nuclear
family is born
Sociology - Sociology is the study of human social behavior and its origins,
Notes on Global Gender Role
"Dirt" - Mary Douglas argues that purity is the idea through which we create
order out of chaos, while pollution invites unwanted ambiguity, confusion, and
disorder. Societies related po
Notes on The Caste System in Global Perspective
What are the occupations of the Untouchables?
They were expected to do the dirty jobs, they would come in contact with animal
skins, dead bodies and human feces.
Study Guide for Exam
Culture - the learned and shared patterns of behavior in kinship, economics,
politics, religion, subsistence, and language that characterize a group, and the
material products of those behaviors.
Week 3 Short paper
The person I chose to interview is Brendon Ignatz. He is a Senior Nursing major here at
Robert Morris University. From an initial observation he is white male, twenty one years old,
brown hair, grey eyes. Fr
People have a need to belong, and seek to identify with certain groups or subcultures. We
have a fear of not being accepted or have a high need for affiliation to satisfy particular needs.
This need has been in con
Global perspectives Final Exam
Robert Morris University
Dr. Stuart Allen
One course goal was to learn how we can work productively with others who may differ
in significant ways, opening ourselves to understanding individual and group ide
Short Paper 4
At the beginning of this course we were asked to create a cultural profile. In this cultural
profile were asked to name our primary and secondary characteristics, as well as what do others
see when they
Chapter 1 Vocab Notes
Visa - Traveling with something through countries.
Empathy - To show emotions on feelings because you have had a similar personal
experience to that person.
Migration - Moving from p