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Cultural Geography

The study of the ways in which space, place and landscapes shape culture at the same time culture shapes space, place and landscape

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What does cultural geography look at?

- How we represent ourselves to others
- How we distinguish ourselves from others
- How we relate to those of our own kind

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Culture:

Is a set of ideas, customs and beliefs that shape people's actions and production of material artifacts

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Cultural Traits

Features that have a regular occurrence within a cultural group

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The geography of language

- Language is a core element of cultural identity

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Cultural Representation

Refers to culture, and cultural values and ideas found in different forms or media such as dress, artwork, language, music etc.

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The "other"

The beliefs other people have that are not the same as our own