5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- local culture
- popular culture
- time- space compression
- a 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
- b The sum total of the knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behavior patterns shared and transmitted by the members of a society.
- c A term associated with the work of David Harvey that refers to the social and psychological effects of living in a world in which time space convergence has rapidly reached a high level of intensity
- d Cultural traits such as dress, diet and music that identify and are part of today's changeable, urban-based, media-influenced western societies
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the area where an idea or cultural trait originates
- The process by which people in a local place mediate and alter regional, national, and global processes
- the process by which other cultures adopt customs and knowledge and use them for their own benefit.
- the beliefs practices, aesthetics, and values of a group of people
- 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 True/False questions
heirarchical diffusion → The process by which people in a local place mediate and alter regional, national, and global processes
custom → practice routinely followed by a group of people
material culture → The art, housing, clothing, sports, dances, foods, and other similar items constructed or created by a group of people.
folk- housing regions → 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
reterritorialization → 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