Vocabulary

  • Vocabulary

    Concepts of Culture


    Acculturation

    Assimilation

    Cultural adaptation

    Cultural core/periphery pattern

    Cultural ecology

    Cultural identity

    Cultural landscape

    Cultural realm

    Culture

    Culture region

             • Formal—core, periphery

             • Functional—node

             • Vernacular (perceptual)—regional self-awareness

     

    Diffusion types

             • Expansion—hierarchical, contagious, stimulus

             • Relocation

     

    Innovation adoption

    Maladaptive diffusion


     

     


    Folk and Popular Culture

    Adaptive strategies


    Anglo-American landscape characteristics

    Architectural form

    Built environment

    Folk culture

    Folk food

    Folk house

    Folk songs

    Folklore

    Material culture

    Nonmaterial culture

    Popular culture

    Survey systems

    Traditional architecture


     

    Language


    Creole

    Dialect

    Indo-European languages

    Isogloss

    Language

    Language family

    Language group

    Language subfamily

    Lingua franca

    Linguistic diversity

    Monolingual/multilingual

    Official language

    Pidgin

    Toponymy

    Trade language


     

    Religion


    Animism

    Buddhism

    Cargo cult pilgrimage

    Christianity

    Confucianism

    Ethnic religion

    Exclave/enclave

    Fundamentalism

    Geomancy (feng shui)

    Hadj

    Hinduism

    Interfaith boundaries

    Islam

    Jainism

    Judaism

    Landscapes of the dead

    Monotheism/polytheism

    Mormonism

    Muslim pilgrimage

    Muslim population

    Proselytic religion

    Reincarnation

    Religion (groups, places)

    Religious architectural styles

    Religious conflict

    Religious culture hearth

    Religious toponym

    Sacred space

    Secularism

    Shamanism

    Sharia law

    Shintoism

    Sikhism

    Sunni/Shia

    Taoism

    Theocracy

    Universalizing

    Zoroastrianism


     

    Ethnicity


    Acculturation

    Adaptive strategy

    Assimilation

    Barrio

    Chain migration

    Cultural adaptation

    Cultural shatterbelt

    Ethnic cleansing

    Ethnic conflict

    Ethnic enclave

    Ethnic group

    Ethnic homeland

    Ethnic landscape

    Ethnic neighborhood

    Ethnicity

    Ethnocentrism

    Ghetto

    Plural society

    Race

    Segregation

    Social distance


     

    Gender


    Dowry death

    Enfranchisement

    Gender

    Gender gap

    Infanticide

    Longevity gap

    Maternal mortality rate