How can Local and Popular Culture bee seen in the Cultural Landscape?…
How can Local and Popular Culture bee seen in the Cultural Landscape?
: Visible imprint of human activity on the Landscape
: Somewhere that lack uniqueness to the point that it isn't distinguishable from any other town
Architectural forms and planning Ideas that have diffused around the world. EX. Skyscrapers
Individual businesses and products have become so widespread they leaves a specific imprint on the landscape. EX. McDonald's and other fast food
The wholesale borrowing of idealized landscape images. EX. Las Vegas Rome Casino and Resort
Global Local Continuum
: Something Global becomes a local thing.
: People in a local mediate an altar regional, national, and global processes
Cultural Landscapes of Local Culture
Studying local culture you can gain insight into the social structures of a local culture
Western areas because they were fleeing the prosecution in the East.
Established Farming Villages vs Homesteads
Lives in large homes with lots of people. Also on a Large scale, big blocks
Guest Field Note
Many people will just assume stuff based off of what they hear or think they know. Not looking closely or knowing the facts. If you looked closer or knew better about what you were looking for, you would have a better understanding of the culture
Advances in transportation and communications tech help popular culture diffuse at record speeds around the world
Popular Culture changes quickly. It infiltrates local culture, presenting constant challenges to the natives.
Some cultures reject it, others embraces it, and other found a happy medium
Commodification of Cultural traits
Authentic local culture usually ends up with stereotyping local culture or glorifying a single aspect
Culture is a very fluid/dynamic thing both in Popular and Local. This makes it a lot more complex than people think