Cultural Traits

Some articles on cultural traits, traits, cultural, cultural trait:

Guipúzcoa - Cultural Traits
... The region has produced many famous Basque football players including José Ángel Iribar, Joseba Etxeberria, Xabi Alonso and Mikel Arteta ... See List of municipalities in Gipuzkoa. ...
Aztec People - Definitions - Aztec Culture
... ethnic groups of central Mexico in the postclassic period shared most basic cultural traits, many of the basic traits of Aztec culture cannot be said to be exclusive for the ... Among the cultural traits that the Aztecs of Tenochtitlan shared with many other cultures of central Mexico are the agricultural basis of maize cultivation, the basic social organization ... Cultural traits particular to the Aztecs of Tenochtitlan was the veneration of the Mexica patron God Huitzilopochtli, the construction of twin pyramids, and the ...
Evolutionary Psychologists - Major Areas of Research - Evolution and Culture
... insights derived from other disciplines about how cultural phenomena evolve over time ... Theories that have applied evolutionary perspectives to cultural phenomena include memetics, cultural ecology, and dual inheritance theory (gene-culture co-evolution) ... to be an approach to evolutionary models of cultural information transfer ...
Biocultural Evolution - Historical Development
... In 1976, two developments in cultural evolutionary theory set the stage for DIT ... The Selfish Gene introduced ideas of cultural evolution to a popular audience ... models of how genetic evolution might favor the selection of cultural traits and how cultural traits might, in turn, affect the speed of genetic evolution ...
Kultur - 20th Century Discourses - Anthropology - Language and Culture
... groups speak different, unintelligible languages is often considered more tangible evidence for cultural differences than other less obvious cultural traits ... such as Johann Gottfried Herder and Wilhelm von Humboldt, often saw language not just as one cultural trait among many but rather as the direct expression of a people's national character, and as ... meant that understanding the language of a cultural group was the key to understanding its culture ...

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