Essays on Culture

A Single Youth Culture?

The media use the youth of today to sell newspapers by concentrating on the negative aspects of a minority and this influences society’s view of teenagers and they are perceived as a threat because of this. Therefore, “When it comes to young people… bad news […]

The culture of ordinary people

Dominic Strinati criticizes the whole ‘mass culture theory’. He says that the theory gives ‘popular culture a homogeneous feel’, without taking into account all the varied subcultures around today. This comment slightly changes my whole view on mass culture being “babble”; you get varied subcultures […]

Management styles and culture

There are many different management styles, which exist with businesses, below is a description of the ones which are consider to be the main styles of management. Autocratic style: these managers take all decisions with very little or no consultation; they expect their orders to […]

What does it mean to be a wife in another culture?

Information technology, television, and newspapers are altering the world at a rapid pace. When we talk about another culture now, we find that with increased education and the affect of the world becoming a global village; it is difficult to find a culture that has […]

What is the relationship between the artistic expressions of myth and culture

There is a unique interrelationship between myth and culture. Often, culture creates myth and myth creates culture. While this may seem like a completely paradoxical concept, the reality is that myth and culture go hand in hand far more than people would originally perceive. Consider […]

Cultures and situations

This refers to the study of spatial distances between individuals in different cultures and situations. This is also no less important part of the etiquette, as this phenomenon is embedded with the basic comfort of the individuals. For example, a client may have the cultural […]

National culture

It should be noted that trust is not an objective in and of itself. Rather, it is positively related to desirable outcomes. Williamson (2000) argues that, other things being equal, relationships that exhibit trust are associated with less stress and greater adaptability. Zand (2005) contends […]

Cultures are voluntary actions

To say that other cultures funeral rituals are more emotionally healing or generally more beneficial than the customs we are used to is to say the we should be using the other cultures own rituals. Had other things more beneficial we would have adopted the […]

Women in Popular Culture

Madonna is today the most popular singer and may be rated as a female icon from popular music culture. It would also cover the claim with evidence about the kind of impact that musical representation of women has had on popular culture and especially Madonna […]

The Culture of American Advertising

In a world of numerous products offered by different manufacturing companies, advertising strategies used by the business establishments could be both appealing and blinding to the eyes of the consumers. Why is this so? This is due to the fact that marketing strategies and advertising […]