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5 Matching questions

  1. reterritorialization
  2. distance decay
  3. popular culture
  4. hearth
  5. custom
  1. a the area where an idea or cultural trait originates
  2. b the effects of distance on interaction, generally the greater the distance the less interaction
  3. c Cultural traits such as dress, diet and music that identify and are part of today's changeable, urban-based, media-influenced western societies
  4. d practice routinely followed by a group of people
  5. 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

  1. 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
  2. The sum total of the knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behavior patterns shared and transmitted by the members of a society.
  3. the beliefs practices, aesthetics, and values of a group of people
  4. the spatial trajectory through which the cultural traits or other phenomena spread
  5. cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings, customs, and institutions of usually small, traditional communities

5 True/False questions

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

          

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

          

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

          

  4. ethnic neighborhoodwith 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. time- space compressionA 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