As it was mentioned above, religions and philosophy play an especially important role in the perception of intelligence in the Eastern culture, while technological societies of the Western culture shape the understanding of what it [...]
Scott has focussed on the condition of people living in the mountainous region of Zomia and the reasons behind their choice to stay away from the state.
The report will explore theoretical perspectives and related them to principles such as integrity, flexibility, and professionalism as factors influencing successful work experience in a culturally diverse environment.
However, China has not been left behind in terms of globalization and it is actually among the countries in the world that have managed to keep pace with the changes in the global world.
In addition, Nigerians are believed to speak their own Nigerian pidgin, which is not true since the official language of the country is English, and many people speak it fluently.
The culture of people is one of the iconic features that give people identity and a belonging thus, people have to adopt it, embrace it and live with it.
This paper's objective is to examine the peculiarities of the cultural and religious background of the Armenian ethnic minority, history of its development, and features of the cultural events inside the community.
It will explore the individual's definition of cultural identity, his family origin, most important cultural values, factors that contributed towards the development of cultural identity, and the interaction between the self and cultural identity.
The value of culture in society is rapidly fading away as people continue to adjust to the patterns of modernisation. Modernisation, on the other hand, is the process of adopting new trends of life in [...]
Therefore, the moment we learn to appreciate other people who are different from us, immediately, we begin to understand humanity because their cultural, ethnic, racial, and religious backgrounds shape our worldview.
Describing the diversity of human differences in the United States, it is impossible to omit the factor of immigration which plays a great role in the social development of the country.
Through the theory, individuals in society can be aware of the differences, embrace the differences, and incorporate them into the mainstream culture.
This is a culture that has been created by individuals born in the period from the early 80's to the dawn of the new millennium.
It is likely that the lack of statistical information on the group in the first half of the 20th Century may have led to their low-profile status in ethnicity discussions.
Nowadays, museums are usually regarded merely in the relation to the categories of Cultural Studies and Museology, but museums are also linked to the social-cultural interrelations, and museums as the institutions thus include multiple social [...]
Ballads revolved around the deeds of the community, description and ridicule or appreciation of the daily activities that occupied their lives.
The different activities that people across the world engage in lead to the existence of different. When people develop negative impressions of the activities that their society undertakes they are said to be in a [...]
During the days of mourning, the neighbors and relatives are not allowed to engage in any form of manual work: this is meant to be a consolation signal to the deceased's relatives.
The civilization of these people faced strong influences from the people in the non-Maya cultures which include the Olmecs of Mexico and the Izapa cultures of people who lived in the Pacific coast.
What this means is that the world is generally characterized by disparities in the distribution of power and wealth, especially between the rich and the poor or the developed and the developing countries.
Dwelling upon gender identity, it is important to understand that the main peculiarity of male and female gender from the point of view of the cultural differences is not in the physical differences, but in [...]
The purpose of this research is to learn what a traditional Japanese Wedding ceremony entails and to explore its influences and roots in the perspective of the historical, cultural and social peculiarities of the Japanese [...]
The majority of Russians are peasant farmers and, therefore, a large portion of the food they use is obtained directly from the farm.
That is why the experiment should be repeated in order to state the credibility of the results and the integrity of the overall investigation.
The experiences of people living in ethnic enclaves have long attracted the attention of many scholars, journalists and writers because they want to understand how these communities are formed, and how the residents of these [...]
Richardson notes that one of the primary goals of the ritual is to "reduce isolation" and help an individual to find his/her place in the world.
The process of development of every country is unique because of onliness of the sets of factors which influenced it. That is why, it is possible to say that they have a great influence on [...]
In Chinese Foundations for Moral Education and Character Development, Vincent Shen and his team make a wonderful attempt to describe how rich and captivating Chinese cultural heritage may be, how considerable knowledge for this country [...]
This work discusses the gay culture, the use of a marked language among some white men, the relationship between language and the Nerdish culture in high schools and the impact of language on racism.
The paper goes further to discuss the influence of mobile phones on ethnographic blending and the impact of social movement on social transformation.
The culture of a people is more than the ethnic language, way of dressing and their way of working. In a society where racism is practiced, the people who are discriminated feel that life is [...]
Within the discursive context of Sakr's article, the term 'invention of tradition' is best discussed as Arabic oil-states' tendency to invest in exploring the cultural roots of its populations by the mean of encouraging architects [...]
The story illustrates this clearly through the narrator who represents the western culture as he has stayed in California for a long time and his father who represents the eastern culture.
Advocates of globalisation regard the sharing of ideas in the global front as having the capacity to promote interconnectedness and interaction of people's cultural affiliations and ways of life.
The culture could involve the way of life, the type of food, or even the type of clothes that the residents of the particular nation wear.
In Saudi Arabia, the Arab inhabitants of the country have a unique and rich culture. Religion plays a huge role in the lives of the Saudi Arabs and the Canadian Mi'kmaq.
Because of the challenging alterations, which the humankind had to go through in the course of the globalization, the technological breakthrough and the opportunities that it unleashed, the cultures fusion, which new methods of communication [...]
Under the control of the principal minister and the head of state, the cabinet holds the administrative supremacy. Singapore has one of the richest cultures in Asia.
The Confucian production, also referred to as the Songs of the South introduced the love for poetry among the Chinese people.
Though considering the controversy that has been the "elephant in the room" for quite a time, Dyson clearly takes his argument to an admittedly high level of convincingness, it is not only the consideration of [...]
One of the most notable aspects of a contemporary living in America is the fact that, as of today, the sub-culture of Hip-Hop had ceased being considered in terms of a largely marginalized socio-cultural phenomenon.
In this study, the researcher will compare and contrast the cultural rites of passage among the Egyptians and that of the Hindu.
If it would be agreed that cultural treasures are important in preserving a nation's identity, then it would be right to say that they should be returned to their countries of origin.
Hence, the minority groups adopt the norms and the traditions of the locals so that the latter are enabled to preserve the habitual environment.
The author argues that the perfect traveler is the person with the ability to see the things philosophically and knowledge on how to take other people's interests into account.
I do not think that I have grown used to all the surprises of foreign languages, but I have grown used to being surprised by them.
Nowadays, greeting somebody can be acceptable in many variations; thus, if a person is polite and courteous when greeting someone for the first time or not, the answer to the greeting will also be polite.
The holidays are, therefore, an important aspect of American life, and they contribute to making the nation great. In this way, sports bring people together, and they are able to relate with each other, which [...]
In the end, the conclusions are drawn to understand the significance of elderly and attitudes towards the aging process in each society.
The failure to recognize the impact of the ethnic conflict phenomenon is the main reason for the slow response of the Western World in general and the United Nations, in particular to the Rwandan and [...]
The Thai culture that is characterized by respect for others has enabled Thailand people to be regarded as one of the most peaceful and hospitable people in the whole world.
They are mostly related or associated with the traditions behind the day to day lives of the members of the community. The Acadians and Micmac Indians were some of the earliest inhabitants of the land.
Lewis theory is more comprehensive on this issue suggesting that art and culture are there to serve as a guide to a group of individuals sharing the same culture.
The idea of giving the minorities the opportunity to enjoy their rights and freedoms is referred to as multiculturalism whereby cultural differences are appreciated in the sense that no culture is viewed as superior to [...]
The Eastern Rite Catholics and the Jews among other religions such as Islam and the Orthodox makes up the other 2%.as already mentioned, the Roman Catholic is the major religion in Italy and therefore it [...]
This paper looks into globalisation via cultural perspective whereby the mobility of people in the contemporary world has facilitated the understanding of new cultures and identities in a globalised world.
The universality, principles, the craving, the art of practice, significances, depictions and morals of falconry is similar among the practitioners in all the countries albeit with negligible differences.
According to The Mayan culture, the human body was viewed as a combination of the body and the souls. This means that the blood could communicate to the inner and the outer environment of the [...]
The conversion of the Indios into Christianity, introduced a change in the native language used by the Indios to a Telos language which the Christians opted as the medium for Christian practice.
Cultural diversity influences the development and integration of the global society through the formation of collective identity. The various components of culture determine the identity of various groups and individuals in the society.
In this region, the oppression of the poor is evidenced by how the rich treat the poor. This is due to the anthropologists' inability to relate the archeological materials created, used and disposed by the [...]
Gender diversity is a common form of diversity in different groups of people. Inclusion can be defined as the way of accepting and making people feel comfortable in an institution, organization or a group of [...]
The very sick patients in the community are taken to the Latipso where they are expected to receive treatment from the most famous medicine men.
Looking at modern popular culture devoted to tattoos, it is possible to state that the tendency to making tattoos on more visible parts of the body has occurred.
One of the most interesting areas of study not only to the anthropologists but also to the modern and contemporary human race is culture.
In this society, the passage from one stage to the other involves a complicated exchange of gifts with other members of the society.
The relational determination in a particular society is a product of the role and function of power in a designated society.
Saudi Arabia is a Middle East country located at the tropic of Cancer and is found in the Northern and eastern hemispheres.
The contrast between the cold, composed air of the North of the USA and the warm, offbeat atmosphere of the South is truly striking, and the closer one gets to the ocean, the more intense [...]
The readings that have been studied during the course can throw light on a variety of issues that are very relevant to the life of the modern community.
The essay compares the traditional and nontraditional cultures of the United States. Therefore, the traditional culture and nontraditional cultures of the United States have distinct differences.
The serenity of the place comes from the lake itself and the vegetation surrounding it. The locals associate the blue color of the lake with the royalty of the place.
This, aptly put, dictates that the consumption of the given product is influenced by the symbol attached to it, and the value appended is directly proportional to its symbol in society, such is regarded as [...]
This paper explores the culture of the Indian Nayar's with the perspective to establish their subsistence methods. The Nayar society is matrilineal in nature and women enjoy massive power regarding diverse aspects of their culture.
The story is preserved in myths and is recounted in the ceremony known as 'blessing way' which is the foundation of the Navajo way of life.
The undermining fact about this is the loss of cultural diversity as most cultures are lost due to the overpowering effect of the American culture.
The kinship system of Btsisi people emphasizes the idea of the strong relations between the members of the family and social groups.
In contrast, in LC cultures, people rely on nonverbal cues, such as body language, to determine the exact meaning of a verbal communication. There are also differences in the way HC and LC cultures convey [...]
From this review, it is clear that the author links westernization to colonization, which means that adoption and practice of western culture by third world countries is similar to colonization.
In the following paper, the current problems of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders will be investigated from the historical and cultural perspectives, and the possible solutions to the problem will be suggested.
The author concludes the essay in the third section by revisiting the thesis statement and highlighting the various approaches used to develop attitudes that promote respect and tolerance.
Religious conformity, in general, means the submission of personal religious views, values, and beliefs to the values, principles and norms established in the religious system of the particular society.
Therefore, it is crucial for a therapist to be culturally competent in order to be able to understand the patient's cultural assumptions, unerringly identify their diagnosis, and choose the proper treatment.
Many people see the core of the conflict in the period of European colonization of Africa and especially the first part of the 20th century, when European nationalism spread all over the world.
This was the case among the Armenians who were forced to flee from their homeland by the genocide of 1915. The term "Diaspora" is appropriate for the Armenians living outside the Republic of Armenia since [...]
In the main, the chapter communicated issues of the American deaf culture that marks the favored portion in the text. Nonetheless, the current developments in regard to cultures of the deaf are endangered, given that [...]
In her study What is ethnicity and does it matter, Kachan Chandra attempts at defining the phenomenon, and she does so very successfully by introducing the religious influence onto the process of ethnicity shaping into [...]
He also appeals to the emotions of his readers by asserting that Arabizi widens the gap between the rich and the poor.
In the realm of globalization, it is important to be able to put cultural, political and national differences aside so that people could work on making the world a better place, and the concept of [...]
In spite of the claims of the Chinese government about distributing equal rights and recognition to all the ethnic minorities of the Country the tension between the Han people and the other nations never goes [...]
The language is not only useful to the deaf but also to the hearing community since they get enriched and learn how to relate to the deaf individuals. It is imperative to respect the deaf [...]
This essay will explore the concept of ethnic conflict concerning the conflict between the Hutus and Tutsis of Rwanda. The most notable ethnic difference between the two groups is that Hutus are generally shorter than [...]
The author will rely on the writings of Chandra to illustrate the points of departure from a common definition of ethnicity.
Therefore, the focus of the research is to assess the cultural dilemma that the American born Chinese face in America. Many respondents highlighted that this makes the American born Chinese to possess bicultural behaviors of [...]
Nevertheless, even though the growing popularity of the Buddhist philosophy in the U.S.is being commonly referred to in terms of a 'thing in itself', there are many reasons to think of it, as something that [...]
The law stated that the condition of the offspring of a white and black couple should be decided on the basis of the mother's lineage.
To show that the families who belong to different cultural groups have many distinctions that are to be noted to enhance the delivery of the services, the diversity of the population in the United States [...]
The second significance of the headscarf is described by Yassmin as an important part of the identity of a Muslim woman.
In fact, every corner of the globe feels the influence of the American culture. This positively contributes to easy transmission and friendly reception of the American culture.
During the event, I learnt a number of factors that were very practical in increasing the level of pleasure and joy that one can derive from the festival.