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geneFolktale Stories that are passed down by word of mouth from generation to generation. Biography The story of a person's life written by another person. Historical Fiction A fiction story often based on a real event, person, place or time period. Sc
Folktale
Biography
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Stories that are passed down by word of mouth from generation…
The story of a person's life written by another person.
A fiction story often based on a real event, person, place or…
A fantasy story often involving technology, science or outer…
Folktale
Stories that are passed down by word of mouth from generation…
Biography
The story of a person's life written by another person.
15 terms
Introduction to Culture
Culture
symbol
cultural region
nationality
the way people live, behave, and think.
and object that stands for something else.
a region on Earth with similar cultural features
the country you were born in.
Culture
the way people live, behave, and think.
symbol
and object that stands for something else.
17 terms
Culture and Cultural Diffusion
Institution
proverb
taboo
culture
an organization founded for a religious, educational, social…
a short well-known expression that states a general truth or…
a custom prohibiting or restricting a particular practice
the mix of values, beliefs and behaviors that reflect the way…
Institution
an organization founded for a religious, educational, social…
proverb
a short well-known expression that states a general truth or…
16 terms
6th Grade Unit 4: Elements of Culture
Culture
Rituals
Beliefs
Values
the mix of values, beliefs, behaviors, and material objects t…
behaviors done according to religious or social laws or customs
something accepted as true by an individual or group
principles or standards considered worthwhile or desirable
Culture
the mix of values, beliefs, behaviors, and material objects t…
Rituals
behaviors done according to religious or social laws or customs
12 terms
Traditional Stories Vocabulary
infer
cultural values
fairy tale
traditional
An educated guess or conclusion reached on the basis of evide…
Collective beliefs and feelings that a culture has about what…
A type of traditional story that features supernatural elemen…
a belief, custom, or way of doing something that has existed…
infer
An educated guess or conclusion reached on the basis of evide…
cultural values
Collective beliefs and feelings that a culture has about what…
17 terms
Mueller Culture and Cultural Diffusion
Institution
proverb
taboo
culture
an organization founded for a religious, educational, social…
a short well-known expression that states a general truth or…
a custom prohibiting or restricting a particular practice
the mix of values, beliefs and behaviors that reflect the way…
Institution
an organization founded for a religious, educational, social…
proverb
a short well-known expression that states a general truth or…
10 terms
Word Generation Lesson 3
complexity
element
culture
resourceful
having many interrelated parts; not being simple
piece; part; component
way of life; group of people who share a particular way of life
inventive; capable
complexity
having many interrelated parts; not being simple
element
piece; part; component
10 terms
What is Culture
Culture
Shared meaning
Socialization
Agents of socialization
The customs and traditions of a people passed from person to…
Ideas that people in the same groups have and share.
How we learn how to behave in different situations.
We learn how to behave through the following:... 1) Family... 2) Co…
Culture
The customs and traditions of a people passed from person to…
Shared meaning
Ideas that people in the same groups have and share.
28 terms
The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter Four Key Terms
acculturation
built environment
cultural appropriation
cultural barriers
the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding cult…
The part of the physical landscape that represents material c…
The process by which cultures adopt customs and knowledge fro…
Prevailing cultural attitude rendering certain innovations; i…
acculturation
the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding cult…
built environment
The part of the physical landscape that represents material c…
8 terms
Essential Vocab: How Does Culture Define Us Individually and As a Nation?
culture
tradition
generation
custom
the arts, beliefs, customs, institutions, and all other produ…
the passing down of elements of culture from one generation t…
a group of people who grew up at the same time; often they ha…
an accepted practice or usual way followed by a particular gr…
culture
the arts, beliefs, customs, institutions, and all other produ…
tradition
the passing down of elements of culture from one generation t…
Culture and Identity
Culture
Customs
Traditions
Language
A way of life, passed down from generation to generation, sha…
The rules of everyday behavior
The passing down of specific customs and traditions from gene…
An organized form of communication
Culture
A way of life, passed down from generation to generation, sha…
Customs
The rules of everyday behavior
6 terms
2016 Set 9
ancestor
generation
tradition
culture
a family member from long ago
all the people or other animals who are born and live at abou…
a belief or custom that is passed down from year to year and…
the ideas and customs of a certain group of people
ancestor
a family member from long ago
generation
all the people or other animals who are born and live at abou…
7 terms
unit 5 culture vocab
culture
cultural hearth
religion
MONOtheism
your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values…
the place where elements of culture were started
an organized system of beliefs, ceremonies, and rules used to…
a type of religion that believes in ONE GOD
culture
your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values…
cultural hearth
the place where elements of culture were started
10 terms
Unit 1: Civilization
traditional economy
civilization
steppe
polytheistic
An economy in which production is based on customs and tradit…
A traditional and somewhat controversial term to describe an…
a dry, grass-covered plain
Believing in many gods
traditional economy
An economy in which production is based on customs and tradit…
civilization
A traditional and somewhat controversial term to describe an…
5 terms
5.3 Myths and Legends
myth
legend
oral tradition
phenomenon
a traditional story, especially one concerning the early hist…
A story usually told orally from generation to generation, co…
stories passed down from generation to generation by word of…
an unusual, observable event
myth
a traditional story, especially one concerning the early hist…
legend
A story usually told orally from generation to generation, co…
15 terms
World Cultures Vocab
geography
traditional economy
globalization
GDP per capita
land, water, plants, animals, and people
people meet their needs on the basis of their customs. Trades…
the development of world cultures and interdependent economy.…
the amount of goods and services produced in a year, per pers…
geography
land, water, plants, animals, and people
traditional economy
people meet their needs on the basis of their customs. Trades…
8 terms
culture terms
norms
values
language
symbol
expected behavior
what is considered important
how people communicate
image that stands for something
norms
expected behavior
values
what is considered important
9 terms
Folktale words
Culture
Etymology
Folklore
Folktale
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
the study of word origins
oral tradition of a group; includes proverbs, prayers, common…
A story that is usually passed down orally and becomes part o…
Culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Etymology
the study of word origins
5 terms
Unit 2 Week 3 Go West
culture
established
communities
immigrants
Peoples' customs and beliefs
to start something
groups of people living together in one place
people who move from one country to live in another country
culture
Peoples' customs and beliefs
established
to start something
20 terms
2016-17 Unit 3 Human Geography: Culture
ancestor
assimilation
civilization
culture
family members before grandparents (great grandparents and ba…
to accept and copy a new or different culture
a society with a highly developed culture, politics, technology
the way of life of a group of people who share similar belief…
ancestor
family members before grandparents (great grandparents and ba…
assimilation
to accept and copy a new or different culture
24 terms
Elements of Culture
Absolute Monarchy
Dictator
Republic
Democracy
Single rule by a King or Quenn
Single rule, usually cruel and harsh
people elect representatives to vote on legislative and gover…
people vote on legislative or governmental decisions
Absolute Monarchy
Single rule by a King or Quenn
Dictator
Single rule, usually cruel and harsh
8 terms
folktale study set.
culture
Etymology
folktale
legend
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
(n.) the history of words, their origin and development (From…
A story that is usually passed down orally and becomes part o…
A narrative handed down from the past, containing historical…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Etymology
(n.) the history of words, their origin and development (From…
10 terms
What is Culture
Culture
Shared meaning
Socialization
Agents of socialization
The customs and traditions of a people passed from person to…
Ideas that people in the same groups have and share.
How we learn how to behave in different situations.
We learn how to behave through the following:... 1) Family... 2) Co…
Culture
The customs and traditions of a people passed from person to…
Shared meaning
Ideas that people in the same groups have and share.
14 terms
Yang the Second
accompaniment
solemnly
armored
demonstration
a musical part that adds to the performance of a singer or mu…
in a serious manner
having a protective covering
a process through which someone shows and explains something…
accompaniment
a musical part that adds to the performance of a singer or mu…
solemnly
in a serious manner
9 terms
Chapter 4
Trend
Diversity
Culture
Enculturation
a noted change that takes place over time; a general tendency.
variety relating to national origin, color, religion, etc.
everything relating to a specific group of people, including…
the process of one generation passing along what it has learn…
Trend
a noted change that takes place over time; a general tendency.
Diversity
variety relating to national origin, color, religion, etc.
16 terms
Origins of Folk Tradition
Aim
One-Dimensional character
3-Dimensional Character
Fable
his or her purpose, or a goal
a flat character, one who exhibits a single dominant quality…
a full character, one who exhibits the complexity of traits a…
a brief story often with animal characters to express a moral
Aim
his or her purpose, or a goal
One-Dimensional character
a flat character, one who exhibits a single dominant quality…
8 terms
The cultural legacy of west Africa
Folktale
Griot
Genealogy
Oral tradition
A story passed down orally and becomes a tradition to the com…
A story teller of folktales
The line of ancestry in a family
A tradition from many generations in the past
Folktale
A story passed down orally and becomes a tradition to the com…
Griot
A story teller of folktales
21 terms
Cultures of the World
CULTURE
ACCULTURATION
ASSIMILATION
CULTURAL DIFFUSION
Way of life for a group of people.
ACCEPTING, BORROWING AND EXCHANGING CULTURAL TRAITS FROM ONE…
TO ABSORB INTO THE CULTURAL TRADITION OF A POPULATION OR GROU…
the movement of customs and traditions from one culture to an…
CULTURE
Way of life for a group of people.
ACCULTURATION
ACCEPTING, BORROWING AND EXCHANGING CULTURAL TRAITS FROM ONE…
10 terms
Elements of Folktales
griot
oral tradition
trickster
Anansi
A traditional storyteller
The act of telling a story, to pass on to another generation.
The character in a folktale, usually smaller and less powerfu…
A popular trickster character in African folktales.
griot
A traditional storyteller
oral tradition
The act of telling a story, to pass on to another generation.
8 terms
The Cultural Legacy of West Africa
oral tradition
griot
genealogy
folktale
learning and cultural ideas passed down orally, from one gene…
a talented poet-musician of the Mande people, who tells stori…
an account of the line of ancestry within a family
a story that is passed down orally and becomes part of a cult…
oral tradition
learning and cultural ideas passed down orally, from one gene…
griot
a talented poet-musician of the Mande people, who tells stori…
8 terms
Folktale Vocabulary
Culture
Etymology
folktale
legend
Ethnic enclaves helped transplant the migrants' _______ into…
the study of word origins
A story that is usually passed down orally and becomes part o…
A narrative handed down from the past, containing historical…
Culture
Ethnic enclaves helped transplant the migrants' _______ into…
Etymology
the study of word origins
9 terms
Elements of myth
Passed down
Oral tradition
Teach lessons
Pass in the important values
Myths are often _____ from generation to generation through o…
Myths are often passed down from generation to generation thr…
Myths ______ about what is acceptable within, beneficial to,…
Myths _______ of a culture
Passed down
Myths are often _____ from generation to generation through o…
Oral tradition
Myths are often passed down from generation to generation thr…
10 terms
Culture
Culture
Cultural Hearth
Cultural Diffusion
Religion
Your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values…
The place were elements of culture started
The spreading of culture from one place to another
An organized system beliefs. Ceremonies, and rules used to wo…
Culture
Your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values…
Cultural Hearth
The place were elements of culture started
12 terms
Culture Vocabulary
artifact
Deity
Extended Family
Urbanization
an object, made by a person in the past, which has survived t…
a god or godess
family unit comprised of several generations and includes gra…
the movement of people from rural areas to cities
artifact
an object, made by a person in the past, which has survived t…
Deity
a god or godess
9 terms
Folk tale study set
culture
Etymology
Folklore
Folktale
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
the study of word origins
oral tradition of a group; includes proverbs, prayers, common…
A story that is usually passed down orally and becomes part o…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Etymology
the study of word origins
17 terms
Culture and Cultural Diffusion
Institution
proverb
taboo
culture
an organization founded for a religious, educational, social…
a short well-known expression that states a general truth or…
a custom prohibiting or restricting a particular practice
the mix of values, beliefs and behaviors that reflect the way…
Institution
an organization founded for a religious, educational, social…
proverb
a short well-known expression that states a general truth or…
9 terms
folktale words
Culture
Etymology
Folklore
Folktale
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
the study of word origins
oral tradition of a group; includes proverbs, prayers, common…
A story that is usually passed down orally and becomes part o…
Culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Etymology
the study of word origins
424 terms
Combo with "OHS The Cultural Landscape: An Introduction to Human Geography Chapter Four Key Terms" and 7 others
acculturation
built environment
cultural appropriation
cultural barriers
the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding cult…
The part of the physical landscape that represents material c…
The process by which cultures adopt customs and knowledge fro…
Prevailing cultural attitude rendering certain innovations; i…
acculturation
the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding cult…
built environment
The part of the physical landscape that represents material c…
Culture Terms for DWC1 and C104
CUSTOMS
LITERATURE
LANGUAGE
DANCE
Ways of doing things that are commonly practiced by people wh…
Novels, poems, short stories
Oral communication
Movement to music
CUSTOMS
Ways of doing things that are commonly practiced by people wh…
LITERATURE
Novels, poems, short stories
10 terms
soc and c pop culture
continuity
change
modernisation
sustainability
the persistence or consistence existence of cultural elements…
the modification of cultural elements in society
a process of dynamic social change resulting from the diffusi…
required development to meet current human needs. Implies del…
continuity
the persistence or consistence existence of cultural elements…
change
the modification of cultural elements in society
6 terms
Native American Experience
myth
creation myth
folk literature
theme
traditional story with supernatural events that explain some…
myth that describes the origin of the earth and societal cust…
legends passed orally from one generation to the next
message the writer wants the reader to understand
myth
traditional story with supernatural events that explain some…
creation myth
myth that describes the origin of the earth and societal cust…
20 terms
Newcomers- Lesson 39- Cultures
cultures
traditions
art
beliefs
customs and beliefs of certain groups of people... ESL students…
things that have been done for a long time... What ______ does…
expression of imagination through things like painting, sculp…
ideas that people hold to be true... Religions have different _…
cultures
customs and beliefs of certain groups of people... ESL students…
traditions
things that have been done for a long time... What ______ does…
10 terms
Culture
Culture
Shared meaning
Socialization
Agents of socialization
The customs and traditions of a people passed from person to…
Ideas that people in the same groups have and share.
How we learn how to behave in different situations.
We learn how to behave through the following:... 1) Family... 2) Co…
Culture
The customs and traditions of a people passed from person to…
Shared meaning
Ideas that people in the same groups have and share.
5 terms
Go West
communities
immigrants
established
culture
Groups of people living together in one place
People who move from one country to live in another
started
People's customs and beliefs
communities
Groups of people living together in one place
immigrants
People who move from one country to live in another
16 terms
Elements of the American Folk Tradition
Oral Tradition
Theme
Universal Themes
Cultural Context
Where stories were passed down over time by word of mouth.
A central message or insight about life.
recur regularly in stories from many different cultures and t…
Themes that are expressed from an American perspective.
Oral Tradition
Where stories were passed down over time by word of mouth.
Theme
A central message or insight about life.
8 terms
Yang the Second and Her Secret Admirers
accompaniment
demonstration
heritage
impressed
a musical part that adds to the performance of a singer or mu…
a process through which someone shows and explains to others…
all the practices and beliefs passed down from earlier genera…
had a strong, positive effect on someone's feelings
accompaniment
a musical part that adds to the performance of a singer or mu…
demonstration
a process through which someone shows and explains to others…
10 terms
Culture
culture
culture hearth
cultural diffusion
religion
your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values…
the place where elements of culture started
the spreading of culture from one place to another
an organized system of beliefs ceremonies and rules used to w…
culture
your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values…
culture hearth
the place where elements of culture started
5 terms
Go West
communities
immigrants
established
culture
Groups of people living together
People who move from one country to live in another
started
People's customs and beliefs
communities
Groups of people living together
immigrants
People who move from one country to live in another
27 terms
6th Grade Social Studies Unit 4: Culture Lessons 1-8
culture
cultural components
rituals
tradition
the mix of values, beliefs, behaviors and material objects th…
attributes that vary from culture to culture, including relig…
behaviors done according to religious or social laws and cust…
a system of beliefs, values and practices passed down within…
culture
the mix of values, beliefs, behaviors and material objects th…
cultural components
attributes that vary from culture to culture, including relig…
12 terms
Elements of Culture
Culture
Customs
Culture Examples
Traditions
The way of life of a group of people.
Special Practices that are common to one group of people.
The level of technology, traditions, customs, and values are…
Customs that survive from one generation to the next generati…
Culture
The way of life of a group of people.
Customs
Special Practices that are common to one group of people.
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