Culture Review Vocab to review: Acculturation Artifact Assimilation Culture convergence Cultural hearth Cultural landscape Cultural region Cultural trait Custom Diffusion Expansion diffusion Folk culture Habit Material culture Popular culture Relocation diffusion Taboo Uniform landscape Accent Dialect Language branch Language family Animism Branch Caste system Denomination Ethnic religion Universalizing region Monotheism Hierarchical religion Polytheism Religious text Sect CONCEPTS: 1. Compare/Contrast Popular and Folk Culture- think about rural and urban areas. What types of culture would you find in these areas? 2. How does culture diffuse? Be able to explain expansion diffusion and relocation diffusion. 3. Aspects of culture (Religion, language, etc.) 4. How do we determine cultural regions? 5. How did English spread throughout the world? 6. What is the most commonly spoken languages? 7. Explain why 95% of Latin Americans are Roman Catholic and speak Spanish. 8. Gender roles/traditional societies. What’s the relationship between the two? 9. What is diffusion? Give examples of diffusion. 10. Explain acculturation and assimilation. Give examples of each. 11. What is cultural convergence?