Concept of Culture. What is Culture? Holism Assumptions of Culture Cultural Relativism Cultural Universals. What is Culture?. Culture socially transmitted knowledge shared by some group of people. everything that people have, think, and do as members of society.
What is Culture?
Assumptions of Culture
Male with pierced ear,Iraq, 9th century B.C
A woman with pierced ears and stretched lobes, Borneo, 1988
Male with multiple ear piercings,suburban Philadelphia, 1998
tattooed chief at Taiohae, Nukuhivadrawing, 19th century
Portrait ofTawhaiao Potatau Whero, a Maori chief, New Zealand, 19th century
Tattooing comb, The plate of the comb is made of bone and turtle shell.Samoan Islands, 19th century
woman with face painting Papua, New Guinea, 1982Decorated for an annual festival
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The Pa Dong Village of Nai Soi, Thailand
Ndebele woman, S. Africa