Presentation on theme: "*NOTES* WHAT IS CULTURE????? (1)The unique way in which a group of people live (2) Generally refers to the patterns of human activity (3) "The total, generally."— Presentation transcript:
*NOTES* WHAT IS CULTURE????? (1)The unique way in which a group of people live (2) Generally refers to the patterns of human activity (3) "The total, generally organized way of life, including values, norms, institutions, and artifacts, that is passed on from generation to generation by learning alone"
YOU CAN SEE WHY IS CULTURE SOMETIMES COMPARED TO AN ICEBERG? YOU CAN’T SEE 1.Facial expressions 2.Religious beliefs 3.Foods 4.Eating habits 5.Paintings 6.Concept of self 7.Work ethic 8.Styles of dress 9.Literature 10.Concept of fairness 11.Childraising beliefs
Whose culture is being identified in the following images???: What elements of culture do we see in these images? writing Architecture/ religion Art Art/mythology food clothing
Whose culture is identified in these images? TAPAS/ FOOD ARCHITECTURE DANCE/ CLOTHING SPORTS/ GAMES ARCHITECTURE
Everyone has a culture. It shapes how we see the world, ourselves, and others. 1. How does my culture shape me? 2. How does culture shape the way we see ourselves, others, and the world? 3. Why is it important to understand culture? SUMMARY: