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human geo test 2
|Culture is transmitted by imitation, instuction, and __________.
|What is the most important transmitter of culture ?
|True or False : Trait is the largest item of culture.
|False; It's the smallest.
|Define culture realm.
|A composite region summarizing the spatial association of a number of culture traits.
|What says that physical enviornment only shapes culture ?
|Define possiblism ?
|The viewpoint that humans are the active agents in shaping culture.
|True or False : The culture landscape is the Earth's surface modified by human action.
|What is the Pleistoscene Overkill ?
|10,000 years ago the sudden disappearence of whole species of animals.
|What caused the Chaco Canyon desolation?
|What happens to the form of government as the scale increases ?
|The more formal the gonvernment gets.
|What significance did the Neolithic era have ?
|The creation of tools and technologies that helped humans go from hunter gathers to agriculture.
|True or False : the Agriculture revolution is more than a revolution then a evolution
|False : More of an evolution than a revolution.
|What is Multilinear Evolution ?
|Happens when unconnected culture hearths display comparable characteristics.
|What are two indicators of civilization ?
|Writing, Metallurgy, Astronomy, Government, urbanization, etc.
|Whats does cultural convergence imply ?
|That the world populations increasinly share common technologies.
|Consists of idea's, beliefs, and knowledge of a culture.
|True or False : Sociological subsystems is the interlocking nature of all aspects of a culture.
|False; It has to do with interpersonal and group behaviors.
|Give an example of Sociological subsystems.
|Schools, religions, governments.
|What is cultural integration ?
|The interlocking nature of all aspects of a culture.
|What is innovation ?
|When a changes as a result of ideas developed within the social group itself.
|What is synonomis with innovation?
|Define culture lag.
|When a social group is unresponsive to a useful innovation.
|Give an example of contagious diffustion.
|True or False : Hierarchial diffusion spreads to less prominent people, and then to more prominent.
|False: Visa Versa.
|Give an example of stimulus diffusion.
|When an immigrant population takes on the values, attitudes, customs and speech of a receiving society.
|The forming of a new trait by fusion of two different parent traits.