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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.
culture vocab
complexity
culture
element
resourceful
having many parts; not simple
a way of life; a group of people who share a way of life
piece;part
useful
complexity
having many parts; not simple
culture
a way of life; a group of people who share a way of life
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
7 terms
Elements of Culture Notes
Social Organization
Customs and Traditions
Language
Arts and Literature
Families, friends, religious groups, occupation, social class
Rules of behavior
Communication passes on traditions and beliefs
Promote values and pride
Social Organization
Families, friends, religious groups, occupation, social class
Customs and Traditions
Rules of behavior
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.
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
Culture of the Northeast Grade 4
museum
theater
festival
tradition
a building where you can look at important objects connected…
a place where movies are shown or plays are performed
a special time or event when people gather to celebrate somet…
ideas, customs, and beliefs passed down from one generation t…
museum
a building where you can look at important objects connected…
theater
a place where movies are shown or plays are performed
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
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
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
collection 6 - pictures
Emphasize
Occur
Period
relevant
to give stress ; to make dramatic (stands out)
to take place or happen
a particular length of time, often referring to a specific ti…
important
Emphasize
to give stress ; to make dramatic (stands out)
Occur
to take place or happen
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
Culture
Culture
Culture Hearth
Culture 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
Word Generation #3
Complexity
culture
element
resourceful
the quality of having many interrelated parts
a way of life; a group of people who share a particular way o…
a piece, part, or component
inventive; capable
Complexity
the quality of having many interrelated parts
culture
a way of life; a group of people who share a particular way o…
5 terms
Culture
culture elements
terrorism
traditional economy
cultural convergence
personal identification, language, thoughts, communications,…
Acts of violence designed to promote a specific ideology or a…
An economy in which production is based on customs and tradit…
the tendency for cultures to become more like as they share t…
culture elements
personal identification, language, thoughts, communications,…
terrorism
Acts of violence designed to promote a specific ideology or a…
5 terms
Cultures of the World Chapter 4:Section 1
culture
civilization
customs
traditions
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
rules of behavior that are taught and govern how people act.…
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
civilization
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
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.
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…
9 terms
Culture
culture
cultural 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…
culture
your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values…
cultural hearth
the place where elements of culture started
9 terms
Africa Geography and Cultural Traditions
Desertification
Sahel
Sahara
2011
Land becoming a desert
Experiencing desertification
Largest desert in the world
Sudan became two countries
Desertification
Land becoming a desert
Sahel
Experiencing desertification
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…
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…
9 terms
culture
culture
cultural health
cultural diffusion
religion
your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values…
the place elements of culture started
the spreading of culture from one place to another
an organized system of beliefs, ceremonies, and rules used to…
culture
your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values…
cultural health
the place elements of culture started
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.
9 terms
Culture
Culture
Cultural 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 to wors…
Culture
Your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values
Cultural Hearth
The place where elements of culture started
Elements of Culture
Culture
Ethnic Group
Nuclear family
Extended family
the knowledge , attitudes and behaviors shared by and passed…
refers to a specific group that shares a language, customs, a…
parents/guardians and their children
several generations living in one household
Culture
the knowledge , attitudes and behaviors shared by and passed…
Ethnic Group
refers to a specific group that shares a language, customs, a…
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 Vocabulary
Culture
Cultural Hearth
Religon
Monotheism
Your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values…
The Place where elements of culture started
A organized system of beliefs, ceremonies, and rules used to…
A type of religion that believes in one god. Ex. Christianity…
Culture
Your personal identity made up of shared behaviors and values…
Cultural Hearth
The Place where elements of culture started
15 terms
traditional literature
tall tales
fables
fairy tales
myths
a story stretched or bent to a condition were the chances of…
usually a short story that involves talking animals inanimate…
a story about ordinary people who have experienced a supernat…
legends or stories about a particular country or person
tall tales
a story stretched or bent to a condition were the chances of…
fables
usually a short story that involves talking animals inanimate…
28 terms
Unit 4: Culture
culture
cultural components
behaviors
rituals
the mix of values, beliefs, behaviors, and material objects t…
attributes that vary from culture to culture, including relig…
a person's actions or conduct, including how one acts around…
behaviors done according to religious or social laws or customs
culture
the mix of values, beliefs, behaviors, and material objects t…
cultural components
attributes that vary from culture to culture, including relig…
17 terms
Elements of Culture
Culture
Religion
Acculturation
Diffusion
The set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of peo…
beliefs and practices regarding supernatural beings, power, a…
The Process of accepting, borrowing and exchanging traits bet…
The process of spreading cultural traits from one person or s…
Culture
The set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group of peo…
Religion
beliefs and practices regarding supernatural beings, power, a…
5 terms
Culture Vocabulary
traditions
beliefs
values
cultural heritage
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
Something accepted as true by an individual or group.
The ideas, beliefs, and attitudes about what is important, th…
Knowledge or skill that comes from having done certain things…
traditions
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
beliefs
Something accepted as true by an individual or group.
5 terms
C6 Academic Vocabulary
Emphasize
Occur
Period
Relevant
to give something special importance or attention
to take place; happen
a particular length of time, often referring to a ... specific t…
important to, connected to, or significant to an ... issue, even…
Emphasize
to give something special importance or attention
Occur
to take place; happen
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…
10 terms
Vocabulary Sub-Sahara Culture
very different, muy diferente
serious disagreement, desacuerdo serioso
system of how money is made and used
passing down cultural stories from gen…
diverse
conflict
economy
oral tradition
very different, muy diferente
diverse
serious disagreement, desacuerdo serioso
conflict
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.
WG Ch 8 History/Culture of Russia
czar
serf
communist state
collectivization
A Russian emperor
A person who is bound to the land and owned by the feudal lord
country whose government has strong control over the economy…
Collective or state ownership of the means of production.
czar
A Russian emperor
serf
A person who is bound to the land and owned by the feudal lord
5 terms
Go West!
culture
communities
immigrants
established
the beliefs, customs, and traditions of a group of people
groups of people living together in one place
people who move from one country to live in another country
started
culture
the beliefs, customs, and traditions of a group of people
communities
groups of people living together in one place
12 terms
Elements of Culture
Culture is
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 is
The way of life of a group of people.
Customs
Special Practices that are common to one group of people.
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
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
8 terms
Unit 4 Week 3 Local Traditions
traditions
local
culture
traditional
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
something that connects to a certain area, city, or town
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
usual; the way things are done in a particular culture
traditions
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
local
something that connects to a certain area, city, or town
33 terms
The 7 Elements of Culture
Culture
7 elements of culture
social organization
two examples of social organization
all of the things that make up a people's entire way of life;…
social organization, customs and traditions, language, arts a…
the pattern of relationships in a culture
family and social classes
Culture
all of the things that make up a people's entire way of life;…
7 elements of culture
social organization, customs and traditions, language, arts a…
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
Unit 3 Culture
values
traditions
race
ethnicity
The standards and beliefs that are most important to you
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
Differences in human physical characteristics used to categor…
Refers to a group of people who share a common cultural ident…
values
The standards and beliefs that are most important to you
traditions
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
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
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.
Creekview W G Spring Resource Set 14
Oral Tradition
Genocide
Mass Culture
Universal Suffrage
a community's cultural and historical traditions passed down…
the deliberate killing of people who belong to a particular r…
the set of ideas and values that develop from a common exposu…
the right of all adults in a country to vote in elections
Oral Tradition
a community's cultural and historical traditions passed down…
Genocide
the deliberate killing of people who belong to a particular r…
10 terms
Word Generation 1.03 and 1.04
complexity
culture
element
resourceful
having many interrelated parts; not being simple
way of life; group of people who share a particular way of life
piece; part; component
inventive; capable
complexity
having many interrelated parts; not being simple
culture
way of life; group of people who share a particular way of life
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