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5 Matching questions

  1. heirarchical diffusion
  2. distance decay
  3. popular culture
  4. cultural appropriation
  5. placelessness
  1. a Cultural traits such as dress, diet and music that identify and are part of today's changeable, urban-based, media-influenced western societies
  2. b the effects of distance on interaction, generally the greater the distance the less interaction
  3. c A form of diffusion in which an idea or innovation spreads by passing first among the most connected places or peoples. An urban hierarchy is usually involved, encouraging the leapfrogging of innovations over wide areas, with geographic distance a less important influence
  4. d defined by the geographer Edward Relph as the loss of uniqueness of place in the cultural landscape so that one place looks like the next
  5. e the process by which other cultures adopt customs and knowledge and use them for their own benefit.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the area where an idea or cultural trait originates
  2. a group of people in a particular place who see themselves as a collective or a community, who share experiences, customs, and traits, and who work to preserve those traits and customs in order to claim uniqueness and to distinguish themselves from others.
  3. in the context of local cultures or customs, the accuracy with which the single sterotypical or typecast image or experience conveys an otherwise dynamic and complex local culture or its customs
  4. the visible imprint of human activity and culture on the landscape, The visible imprint of human activity and ______ on the ________. The layers of buildings, forms, and artifacts sequnetially imprinted on the ______ by the activities of various human occupants.
  5. cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings, customs, and institutions of usually small, traditional communities

5 True/False questions

  1. folk- housing regionscultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings, customs, and institutions of usually small, traditional communities

          

  2. non- material culturethe beliefs practices, aesthetics, and values of a group of people

          

  3. neolocalismthe seeking out of regional culture in response to uncertainty of the modern world

          

  4. ethnic neighborhoodthe area where an idea or cultural trait originates

          

  5. reterritorializationThe process by which people in a local place mediate and alter regional, national, and global processes

          

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