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  • Cultural group — A cultural group is a self defined group of people who share a commonality of cultural experience. Cultural groups may be defined by many types of commonality, such as ethnicity, religion, or physical commonality, as seen in Deaf… …   Wikipedia

  • cultural group — /ˌkʌltʃərəl ˈgrup/ (say .kulchuhruhl groohp) noun 1. a group of people within a society with a shared ethnic or cultural background; community. 2. a troupe of performers from a particular country or region, who perform the traditional music,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cultural competence — refers to an ability to interact effectively with people of different cultures, particularly in the context of human resources, non profit organizations, and government agencies whose employees work with persons from different cultural/ethnic… …   Wikipedia

  • Cultural Practice — generally refers to the manifestation of a culture or sub culture, especially in regard to the traditional and customary practices of a particular ethnic or other cultural group. In the broadest sense, this term can apply to any person… …   Wikipedia

  • Cultural practice — generally refers to the manifestation of a culture or sub culture, especially in regard to the traditional and customary practices of a particular ethnic or other cultural group. In the broadest sense, this term can apply to any person… …   Wikipedia

  • Cultural cognition — The Cultural cognition of risk, sometimes called simply cultural cognition, refers to the hypothesized tendency of persons to form perceptions of risk and related facts that cohere with their self defining values. Research examining this… …   Wikipedia

  • Group selection — In evolutionary biology, group selection refers to the idea that alleles can become fixed or spread in a population because of the benefits they bestow on groups, regardless of the alleles effect on the fitness of individuals within that group.… …   Wikipedia

  • Cultural appropriation — Non Japanese person learns Japanese martial art Cultural appropriation is the adoption of some specific elements of one culture by a different cultural group. It describes acculturation or assimilation, but can imply a negative view towards… …   Wikipedia

  • Cultural icon — A cuckoo clock, symbol of the Black Forest and Germany. A cultural icon can be a symbol, logo, picture, name, face, person, building or other image that is readily recognized and generally represents an object or concept with great cultural… …   Wikipedia

  • Cultural landscape — The West Lake of Hangzhou World Heritage Site. According to the UNESCO, it reflects an idealized fusion between humans and nature. [1] Cultural Landscapes have been defined by the World Heritage Committee as distinct geogr …   Wikipedia

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