5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- popular culture
- ethnic neighborhood
- non- material culture
- a The process through which people lose originally differentiating traits, such as dress, speech particularities, or mannerisms, when they come into contact with another society or culture. Often used to describe immigrant adaptation to new places of residence.
- b neighborhood, typically situated in a larger metropolitian city and constructed by or composed of a local culture, in which a local culture can practice its customs
- c Cultural traits such as dress, diet and music that identify and are part of today's changeable, urban-based, media-influenced western societies
- d the beliefs practices, aesthetics, and values of a group of people
- e with respect to popular culture, when people within a place start to produce an aspect of popular culture themselves, doing so in the context of their local culture and making it their own
5 Multiple choice questions
- The sum total of the knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behavior patterns shared and transmitted by the members of a society.
- The notion that what happens at the global scale has a direct effect on what happens at the local scale, and vice versa.
- cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings, customs, and institutions of usually small, traditional communities
- the area where an idea or cultural trait originates
- a region in which the housing stock predominantly reflects styles of building that are particular to the culture of the people who have long inhabited the area
5 True/False questions
heirarchical diffusion → with respect to popular culture, when people within a place start to produce an aspect of popular culture themselves, doing so in the context of their local culture and making it their own
placelessness → The sum total of the knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behavior patterns shared and transmitted by the members of a society.
diffusion routes → the spatial trajectory through which the cultural traits or other phenomena spread
neolocalism → The process by which people in a local place mediate and alter regional, national, and global processes
commodification → The process through which something is given monetary value; occurs when a good or idea that previously was not regarded as an object to be bought and sold is turned into something that has a particular price and that can be traded in a market economy.