5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Media Convergence
- a A process that occurs when the culture of a minority group is absorbed by another culture. The cultural identity of the minority group disappears as its members take on the identity of the other culture.
- b Drawing a conclusion based on too little information
- c The use of electronic technology to integrate media such as newspapers, books, TV and the internet.
- d Refers to being separated from the rest of the society, forced to occupy the fringes and edges and not to be at the centre of things.
- e The combining of elements of two or more different things to create something new.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The gap that separates people who do and do not have access to up-to-date digital technology.
- Refers to an individuals' sense of belonging to a group.
- The persisting distinct personality of an individual.
- The idea that things that happen at a global level affect things at a local level.
- The process of reaffirming and promoting people's individual and collective cultural identity.
5 True/False questions
Homogenization → The erasing of differences. When this term is applied to people, it often refers to the erasing of cultural differences so that peoples become more and more similar.
Acculturation → The cultural changes that occur when two cultures accommodate, or adapt to, each other's worldviews.
Integration → Is the movement of minority groups such as ethnic minorities, refugees and underprivileged sections of a society into the mainstream of societies.
Transnational Corporation → Refers to being separated from the rest of the society, forced to occupy the fringes and edges and not to be at the centre of things.
Outsourcing → A business strategy that involves reducing costs by using suppliers of products and services in countries where labour is cheaper and government regulation may be less strict.