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  1. authenticity
  2. culture
  3. local culture
  4. folk culture
  5. reterritorialization
  1. 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
  2. b 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
  3. c 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.
  4. d cultural traits such as dress modes, dwellings, customs, and institutions of usually small, traditional communities
  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. Cultural traits such as dress, diet and music that identify and are part of today's changeable, urban-based, media-influenced western societies
  2. the effects of distance on interaction, generally the greater the distance the less interaction
  3. 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.
  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. practice routinely followed by a group of people

5 True/False questions

  1. diffusion routesthe spatial trajectory through which the cultural traits or other phenomena spread


  2. folk- housing regionsa 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


  3. 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


  4. ethnic neighborhoodneighborhood, 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


  5. global- local continuumThe notion that what happens at the global scale has a direct effect on what happens at the local scale, and vice versa.