5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Media Convergence
- a The cultural changes that occur when two cultures accommodate, or adapt to, each other's worldviews.
- 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 The combining of elements of two or more different things to create something new.
- e Is the movement of minority groups such as ethnic minorities, refugees and underprivileged sections of a society into the mainstream of societies.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The process by which the world's citizens are becoming increasingly connected and interdepentent
- The persisting distinct personality of an individual.
- 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.
- Current cultural trends that are spread by commercial mass media.
- The idea that things that happen at a global level affect things at a local level.
5 True/False questions
Stereotyping → 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.
Outsourcing → Placing people in categories according to preconcieved beliefs about how members of a particular group think or behave.
Cultural Revitalization → 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.
Propaganda → The idea that things that happen at a global level affect things at a local level.
Transnational Corporation → A company that is based in one country while developing and manufacturing its products, or delivering its goods and services, in more than one country.