NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 24 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. global- local continuum
  2. custom
  3. hearth
  4. culture
  5. commodification
  1. a The notion that what happens at the global scale has a direct effect on what happens at the local scale, and vice versa.
  2. b 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.
  3. c practice routinely followed by a group of people
  4. d the area where an idea or cultural trait originates
  5. e The sum total of the knowledge, attitudes, and habitual behavior patterns shared and transmitted by the members of a society.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The process by which people in a local place mediate and alter regional, national, and global processes
  2. cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings, customs, and institutions of usually small, traditional communities
  3. The art, housing, clothing, sports, dances, foods, and other similar items constructed or created by a group of people.
  4. 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. 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 True/False questions

  1. distance decayin 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

          

  2. assimilationThe 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.

          

  3. neolocalismthe area where an idea or cultural trait originates

          

  4. popular culturecultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings, customs, and institutions of usually small, traditional communities

          

  5. cultural landscapethe 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.