Culture

Second Level Subjects

Culture
Cultural Activity
UNESCO Bodies
Literature
Rhetoric
Musicology
Museums

Description

Culture is the social behavior and norms found in human societies. Culture is considered a central concept in anthropology, encompassing the range of phenomena that are transmitted through social learning in human societies. Cultural universals are found in all human societies; these include expressive forms like art, music, dance, ritual, religion, and technologies like tool usage, cooking, shelter, and clothing. The concept of material culture covers the physical expressions of culture, such as technology, architecture and art, whereas the immaterial aspects of culture such as principles of social organization, mythology, philosophy, literature, and science comprise the intangible cultural heritage of a society.

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Organizations relating to Culture

Association for the Conservation of the Cultural Patrimony of the Americas / Est. 1989
Résolution sur les Minorités Linguistiques et Culturelles dans la Communauté Européenne / Est. 1994
Ibero-American Institute Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation / Est. 1930
UNESCO Fellowships Programme / Est. 1946
Association for the Documentation, Preservation and Enhancement of the Euro-Mediterranean Cultural Heritage / Est. 2006
Albert Schweitzer International Association of Cultural Events
Institute of Asian Cultural Studies, Tokyo / Est. 1971
Interuniversity Research Center in Latin American Cultural Studies / Est. 1984
Institute for the Study of Amazonian Culture, Rio de Janeiro / Est. 1990
ELIX - Conservation Volunteers Greece / Est. 1987
Association des doyens et présidents de lettres et sciences humaines
Programme for Theology and Cultures in Asia / Est. 1987
World Heritage Fund / Est. 1976
European University Centre for Cultural Heritage, Ravello / Est. 1983
Mouvement culturel européen
International Association for Intercultural Communication Studies / Est. 1991
Universal Academy of Cultures / Est. 1992
Athletic Confederation of the Central American Isthmus
Asian Studies Association of Australia / Est. 1976
Centre international de rencontres interculturelles
Falun Dafa
International Association for Science and Cultural Diversity / Est. 2000
International Federation for Modern Languages and Literatures / Est. 1928
Conference of African Ministers of Culture / Est. 1975
International Commission for the Diffusion of Catalan Culture

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